Advent: Peace on Earth?

Luke 2:14 “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among those with whom he is pleased!”1 Romans 5:1 Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. Peace on Earth? Does it feel like the world is a peaceful place? Has it ever…

Advent: Celebrating the Coming of the Lord

“For this we declare to you by a word from the Lord, that we who are alive, who are left until the coming of the Lord, will not precede those who have fallen asleep” (ESV). – 1  Thessalonians 4:15 In his first letter to the Thessalonians, Paul comforts the church with the future return of…