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 …