Cornerstone

December 29, 2019

The Nativity: Three Wise Men

“The Magi almost certainly didn’t visit Jesus at his birth nor even during the celebration of his birth. As a result, their love and generosity set an example for us, not of how to treat others at Christmas, but how God calls us to live toward others all year round.”

December 22, 2019

The Nativity: Mary and Joseph

“Mary demonstrates true faith- trusting in God’s promises, His character, and His action.”

December 20, 2019

This Advent, Ask More Questions

“Once asked, a good question makes us pause. It compels us to consider a different angle on the matter.”

December 18, 2019

When I Don’t Have a Christmas Spirit

“People were doing and experiencing hard things during that first advent...but they were able to both invite the Savior into their life as it was and allow His majesty to lighten their load.”

December 23, 2018

Jesus is Born

“There is a gap between heaven and earth- we try to climb our way to heaven, and fail; we try to find heaven on earth, and we fail; so heaven comes down.”

December 16, 2018

Jesus is Fully Man

“At the heart of Christianity is that the eternal Son of God was born as Jesus of Nazareth, fully human.”

December 9, 2018

Jesus is Fully God

“Christmas is about the eternal Son of God coming in person.”

November 29, 2016

Why Celebrate Advent

"Thousands of years of human history involved looking forward to a promised messiah who would make things right in the world. Living on the other side of the incarnation, it can be easy for us to forget how desperate our situation was without a Savior."

December 23, 2015

Advent and Celebration

"By focusing in on what wasn’t there to celebrate, we create space for a true and deep celebration on what was in a manger on Christmas Day."

December 16, 2015

Advent & Meditating

"One of the keys to the Christian life is the moment by moment ability to redirect our thoughts to what is most true and most important and most beautiful: the God who made us and saved us."