Tag Archives: expectancy

Imagine peace

Who still believes what was spoken to us by the Lord? “The days are surely coming,” God has promised, “when I will fulfill the promise I made” (Jer. 33:14), and on Christmas we will celebrate the arrival, roughly 2015 years ago, of those very days, the fulfillment of the Lord’s promise, in the birth of […]

God Is Expectant

Christmas always begins with anticipation. As a child, what I anticipated first was not Christmas but the big annual Sears-Roebuck catalog. When it arrived, my sister and I would turn straight to the toy section and start circling all the things we wished Santa would bring us. During the weeks leading up to the Big […]