Tag: Christmas

Virgin birth shows us the gospel

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The message of the gospel is that it is the power of God for salvation (Romans 1:16). That we have sinned, that the relationship with God has been broken and that there is nothing we can do on our own to restore that relationship with a Holy God.

We contribute nothing positive to our salvation. Our good deeds count for nothing. The only works that save men are the works of Christ. Continue reading “Virgin birth shows us the gospel”

Review: The Mistletoe Promise

The Mistletoe Promise (The Walk)The Mistletoe Promise by Richard Paul Evans

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

The Mistletoe Promise” was released this week by Richard Paul Evans, popular novelist and author of bestsellers such as “The Christmas Box” and “Grace.” While I’m probably not in his target demographic, I’ve read several of Evans books and I enjoy his writing. He’s a good storyteller and creates characters that draw you in. I feel that Evans’ books have a sentimental charm and a sense of hope.

From the official description of the book:

“Elise Dutton dreads the arrival of another holiday season. Three years earlier, her husband cheated on her with her best friend, resulting in a bitter divorce that left her alone, broken, and distrustful. Continue reading “Review: The Mistletoe Promise”

Why I wish that 104.9 the River would stop playing Christmas music!

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104.9 The River is an FM radio station in Columbus that plays contemporary Christian music. It is focused on being uplifting, encouraging, and family friendly. I like the station, and I appreciate what they do.

With all of that being said, I really, really wish they would stop playing Christmas music. Continue reading “Why I wish that 104.9 the River would stop playing Christmas music!”