Sunday, December 25, 2011
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen - Kim Hill and Phil Keaggy
Phil Keagy is one of my favorite musicians ... if you get a chance to see him in concert he's such a lovely person..i think He & Paul McCartney were seperated at birth...they sound so much alike...
to me anyways.
i hope that
This is my prayer for all the peoples of the world
To Know that:
is the reason we celebrate
"19)Though I am free and belong to no man, I make myself a slave to everyone, to win as many as possible.
20) To the Jews I became like a Jew, to win the Jews.
To those under the law I became like one under the law
[though I myself am not under the law],
so as to win those under the law.
21) To those not having the law I became like one not having the law
(though I am not free from God's law but am under Christ's law),
so as to win those not having the law.
22) To the weak I became weak, to win the weak.
I have become all things to all men
so that by all possible means I might save some.
I do all this for the sake of the gospel,
that I may share in its blessings."
This is why Hubbee & i join in the celebration of Christmas,
knowing full well the controversies concerning the date of Christs birth
and the pagan ritual surrounding some of the symbolism we share at this time.
Being a Christian by word and by deed
is a tough road to travel... and as we know it's easy to fall off the path when we're not busy leaping off in persuit of all the worlds shiney new objects...or running in horror from the visions of
All this to say:
"I urge, then, first of all,
that requests, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made
for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness. This is good, and pleases God our Savior,
who wants all men to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth."
Merry Christmas to:
Grace & your new Husband Jamie
Love & Blessings from
Mr. & Mrs. 'B'