Psalms 91

Happy Monday! Just a few days and we turn the corner into a new year.  I’m not sure where this one has gone to but it’s gone. On one hand, I would really like to say I am thrilled to see the good for nothing 2020 be escorted out and a new start escorted in.   …

Silent Night

Happy Monday! It’s the last Monday before Christmas and now comes my all time favorite.  It has withstood the hands of time.  It was written in 1816 and performed the first time in 1818 at a midnight mass in Austria.  Over 200 years ago, it must have actually been a silent night.  But what about…

40 Days of Prayer

It’s Time to Pray! The Alliance family will be joining our hearts and hands together—on our knees—for a 40 Days of Prayer focus that will begin on January 3. Each day will offer a thematic devotional reflection and prayer points authored by an Alliance leader or family member. The devotionals will be arranged in six…

The Birth of Jesus Foretold

Luke 1:26-38 The Birth of Jesus Foretold 26 In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a town in Galilee, 27 to a virgin pledged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. 28 The angel went to her and said, “Greetings, you who are highly favored! The…

Mary Did You Know?

Happy Monday! Can you believe it?? Eleven days until Christmas.  Then you know what sneaks up on us?  A brand new year!  I am praying now for 2021! In my contemplation of my favorite Christmas songs, I have to use one of my all-time favorites.  “Mary Did You Know”.  This song brings me to tears.…