Emmanuel: Making a Masterpiece

Listen to this while you read – Instrumental of “What Child is This?” :    It’s Christmas, a season known for the frenetic shopping in malls and stores, of families decorating the Christmas tree, and the rich smells of melted chocolate and home cooking migrating out of the kitchen. Surely Christmas Day is the most […]

Longing for a Son (Daily Devotional)

Today’s Reading: Genesis 15. (Context: Abram is now a wealthy and immensely blessed man, yet he still desires one thing that his “money cannot buy”. A son. It is just this that God promises him, a son to him and his wife Sarah, both well-past their natural abilities to have children. Only a miracle could change such a circumstance.) It’s […]

The Pit, the Pendulum, and the “Logos” (Daily Devotional)

Today’s Reading: John 1. I wish to briefly reference both Edgar A. Poe and Plato today, that they may help us grasp the meaning of the Apostle John in John 1.  The verses of particular importance here are in John 1: In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word […]