• 23 Days of Advent

    Day 23 Time To Bring It Home

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23 Days of Advent-Day 17 Christmas in Matthew; Oh My!

It’s the story of a man, who comes from the finest lineage in the land.  He is engaged to a beautiful young girl when …bum, bum bum …. he learns that the girl is pregnant.  What will he do?  Will he dismiss her quietly? …

23 Days of Advent-Day 16 The Developing Story

“Like Photographs, (at least before we all started snapping pictures on our phones,) the Gospel stories develop over time.  Each subsequent report in Luke, each reference to an angel, to a meal, to a promise, will give new meaning to…

23 Days of Advent -Day 15 Behind The Scenes

Most of you know the story of the Living Nativities held in my yard, when the children were young.  I would build a very humble stable with a simple manger and a bale of hay.  I would send out the children in costume to musical cues as…

23 Days of Advent -Day 14 Pure Joy

I interrupt this Advent blog for a moment of pure joy. This video will forever make me laugh. Enjoy. (We'll head back to Bethlehem tomorrow) Click below https://www.facebook.com/myra.moreland.3/videos/10208303346170551/UzpfSTE1MTA4MTE1ODQ6Vks6MTAyMDgzMDMzNDYxNzA1NTE/…

23 Days of Advent-Day 13 Never Let The Facts Get In The Way Of A Good Story

Through the years, I have often found myself in Nashville around this second weekend of Advent, celebrating an early Christmas with my sister and brother in law.  It is a highlight of my Christmas season.  My sister and I will…

23 Days of Advent-Day 12 Strangely Familiar Words

Luke 2:1-7 Now in those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus, that a census be taken of all the inhabited earth. “And in those days a decree went out Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered.”  Luke 2:1.  And…