New Year, New Adventures

Forward March! Then [Moses] said, … “Do not be terrified; do not be afraid … The Lord your God, who is going before you, will fight for you, as he did for you in Egypt, before your very eyes and in the wilderness. There you saw how the Lord your God carried you, as a father carries his son, all …

A New Song for a New Year

“[God] has put a new song in my mouth, a hymn of praise. … Blessed is the one who trusts in the LORD.” Psalm 40:3-4 The man wouldn’t eat, couldn’t sleep. On his knees, he begged God to spare the life of his infant son. King David hadn’t forgotten what the prophet Nathan said, “The son born to you will …

“Anew” Thinking for a New Year

But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart. Luke 2:19 The year had been extraordinary. Miraculous. As Mary cradled her newborn son in her arms, she pondered what had transpired in the previous 24 hours and perhaps everything else that had happened since the angel Gabriel appeared to her all those months ago. Could this …