Christmas with Luther – Christmas Tree

There are a number of legends that surround the Christmas Tree.  Luther most likely didn’t invent the concept, but the idea of using a tree in the winter during Liturgical Plays was common in Luther’s day. December 24th was the Festival of Adam and Eve.  With most of the population illiterate these festivals and the […]

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Shadows of Christmas How Long

How long had God’s people been waiting for God to keep his promise and send a Savior? When would the promised Messiah finally come? That day was narrowed down to just a few decades with the birth of John the Baptist.

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Second Sunday in Advent

Joy and peace! These are words that flow through the Christmas season. How easily can you see them in your life? Do you hear songs on the radio but fail to feel that Christmas Spirit? It shouldn’t surprise us when the bells and whistles of the holiday season leave us empty. God wants to fill us with his joy and peace.

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