Tag Archives: peace

“Sovereign Lord, as You have promised, You may now dismiss Your servant in peace. For my eyes have seen your salvation.” Luke 2:29-30 The Gospel of Luke tells us of an elderly man named Simeon, who spent his whole life in the season of advent – waiting on Christ’s arrival. You see, God had made a […]

“For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” Isaiah 9:6 At the end of each year we often look back at what the last 12 months has contained. Christmas becomes an opportunity for reflection. […]

“’This will be a sign to you: You will find the baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger.’ Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying, ‘Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom His favor rests.’” Luke 2:12-14 […]

“Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.” Ephesians 4:3 Have you ever heard the phrase, “The elephant in the room?” According to the Urban Dictionary, it means, “A very large issue that everyone is acutely aware of, but nobody wants to talk about.” There are some topics that […]

“I have told you these things, so that in Me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” John 16:33 Peace. It’s something we all crave in one way or another. Peace in a troubled relationship. Peace and quiet. Political or social peace. Inner peace. […]

“You know the message God sent to the people of Israel, telling the good news of peace through Jesus Christ, who is Lord of all.”  Acts 10:36 In the days of the prophet Jeremiah, God promised His people something new.  At that time God’s commandments were written on tablets of stone; but one day they […]