Mary, a woman of great faith and courage: part three

The moment Mary and the world had been waiting for had finally arrived, Jesus, the savior was born. All of heaven was rejoicing and the angels came to deliver the good news to the shepherds.... But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy … Continue reading Mary, a woman of great faith and courage: part three

Mary, a woman of great faith and courage : part two

After Mary has been visited by the angel Gabriel she goes to her cousin Elizabeths house. I imagine that Mary would have been frightened. Here she is, a young girl who is not yet married and she now finds herself to be pregnant. But when she arrives at Elizabeths house, Elizabeth greets her with joy … Continue reading Mary, a woman of great faith and courage : part two

Mary, a woman of great faith and courage : part one

In the lead up to Christmas I have been reading the recount of Jesus birth which is written in the gospels. I have read the story many times and this time Mary really captured my heart. We first meet Mary when the angel Gabriel visits her with a message from God... Gabriel appeared to her … Continue reading Mary, a woman of great faith and courage : part one

Merry Christmas

The Nativity Story from Kerith Community Church on Vimeo. Merry Christmas! I just love this sweet rendition of the Christmas story, it made me smile, it made me laugh and it made me cry. I love the little star jumping up and down. I imagine that little star calling out saying "here I am, here … Continue reading Merry Christmas