Tag Archives: gifts

“I thank my God every time I remember you.”  Philippians 1:3 Since it is Thanksgiving Day, it seems only fitting to reflect on gratitude.  Gratitude is without a doubt a character trait that is lacking in today’s society.  Greed, selfishness, ambition and pride run rampant.  The world’s motto continues to be, “Make yourself happy.”  Such […]

 “There are different kinds of gifts, but the same Spirit distributes them. There are different kinds of service, but the same Lord.” 1 Corinthians 12:4-5  Detrick Bonhoeffer, a great Christian who was killed by the Nazis for speaking out against Hitler, once said: “In a Christian community, everything depends on whether each individual is an indispensable […]

“On coming to the house, they saw the child with His mother Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped Him. Then they opened their treasures and presented Him with gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.” Matthew 2:11 Matthew 2:11 is the first time in Scripture we are told that Jesus was worshiped. Notice that Matthew made […]