Scripture readings and devotional thoughts to set the tone for the Christmas season.
The Messiah brought the Kingdom of God. What does that mean?
Now that the numerous People are settled into the Place with all of their Privileges it’s time for them to begin their Purpose. How will they do?
We can shape our expectations about the Christmas season in a more positive way. Jesus exceeded Israel’s expectations and so we should be optimistic that this Christmas will exceed our expectations.
Joshua and Zerubbabel were the prominent figures during the time of Ezra and Nehemiah. Though they accomplished a lot, Israel still should not put her hope in them.