Because He Came

The New Year has come. Holiday celebrations have turned into memories, decorations have been packed in storage and the Christmas glow has given way to ordinary surroundings.  Some mourn its passing and can’t quite discern why.  After all, there is an element of relief from the demands that accompany December.  Even so, a Spirit permeates […]

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The Shepherd King

Apart from Christmas, we don’t give much thought to shepherds. And that’s understandable. They’re not a presence in our culture.  At best, we can relate to a distant connection with farmers and ranchers, whose lives are dedicated to agriculture and cattle, but even there, few have any real experience with all that entails. It’s unlikely […]

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