Devotional Series : Holiday Manna

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The Outpoured Fullness of Our Royal Savior

What a time it must have been in heaven when the Son laid down His glory, left His position, abandoned His power, and walked out from the Throne of His Father to step down into His own creation…and limit Himself … Continue reading

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The Many Witnesses to the Light

Moses Saw the Light Moses saw His Star coming. Clear and sure. Jesus said, “He wrote of Me.” I see Him, but not now; I behold Him, but not near; A Star shall come out of Jacob; A Scepter shall … Continue reading

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Came HE!

Came He to wooden walls of animal trough, spread on hay He lay. Down to earthy dust came He, gone from home of heaven-wonder. Away came He from His realm of universe-vastness. Into the confines of infant smallness, helpless as … Continue reading

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The Birth of the Light of the World

Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we saw His star in the east at its rising and have come to worship Him. Matthew 2:2 AMPC The heavens announced the birth of Light. With Light… … Continue reading

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Lamb King

We briefly pause the devotional series “Let” to take a few days to look at the Lord, our perfectly holy paradox, Messiah. Lamb King “Behold the Lamb of God,” we fail. No horn to tear, no fang to bite. Year … Continue reading

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The Thankful One

1 Thessalonians 5:18 AMP Thank [God] in everything [no matter what the circumstances may be, be thankful and give thanks], for this is the will of God for you [who are] in Christ Jesus [the Revealer and Mediator of that … Continue reading

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From Strange Night to Thunderous Day

We all – ones who know Him and ones who do not – hang suspended between that Strange Night and the Thunderous Day of His coming. When Christ will shake the still-sleeping world by an entirely different appearing: in splendor, … Continue reading

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A Love Unfathomable

Jesus left His power and splendor. Sent by His Father in a Love unfathomable, the Prince was born into the most ordinary humanity. No son of priest or prophet was He. Step-child of a poor carpenter. Son of a simple … Continue reading

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A Sacrifice of Praise and Thanksgiving

Let us then go forth [from all that would prevent us] to Him outside the camp [at Calvary], bearing the contempt and abuse and shame with Him. For here we have no permanent city, but we are looking for the one which is to … Continue reading

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Where Are You Going This Year?

The following is an excerpt from Martha’s article “Going!” from the series Change of Seasons. It seemed particularly anointed for the first day of a new year. May it bless you richly! Our life is like a house. It must … Continue reading

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When God’s Purpose is Your Purpose

Luke 2:29 AMPC And now, Lord, You are releasing Your servant to depart (leave this world) in peace, according to Your word. As always, the Bible gives a short story with hidden clues to treasures of spiritual meaning. Every word … Continue reading

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Enraptured with Immanuel

Luke 2:28-29 AMPC Simeon took Him up in his arms and praised and thanked God and said, And now, Lord, You are releasing Your servant to depart (leave this world) in peace, according to Your word. Simeon, who lived for … Continue reading

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Recognizing the Messiah When You See Him

Luke 2:27-29 AMPC And prompted by the [Holy] Spirit, he came into the temple [enclosure]; and when the parents brought in the little child Jesus to do for Him what was customary according to the Law, [Simeon] took Him up … Continue reading

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Divinely Revealed to Those Who Loved God’s Will

Luke 2:25-26 AMPC Now there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon, and this man was righteous and devout [cautiously and carefully observing the divine Law] and looking for the Consolation of Israel; and the Holy Spirit was … Continue reading

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Day of Thanks for EVERYTHING

…in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. 1 Thessalonians 5:18 NKJV I can easily thank God for His benefits, for things I like and gifts I approve. For people who bless … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks for Jesus Christ

…that mystic secret of God (which is) Christ (the Anointed One). In Him all the treasures of divine wisdom (comprehensive insight into the ways and purposes of God) and (all the riches of spiritual) knowledge and enlightenment are stored up … Continue reading

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God’s Love is Unquestionable

God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son… John 3:16 His love is unquestionable —  its power unconquerable, its impact unmistakable, its meaning undeniable, its mystery unexplainable. Its sacrifice incomparable, its price unimaginable, its depth immeasurable, … Continue reading

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