Tag Archives: Immanuel

Book Review: “Who is this Man?” by John Ortberg

Paperback: 224 pages Publisher: Zondervan; Reprint edition (November 4, 2014) Language: English ISBN-10: 0310340497 ISBN-13: 978-0310340492 Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.6 x 8.5 inches   An Overview A few weeks ago, with Christmas around the corner, I wanted to read a book on the life of … Continue reading

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The Maxim of Gregory of Nazianzus

As we journey through Advent and ponder the God-man, Immanuel, “God with us,” consider the following: “For that what He has not assumed He has not healed; but that which united to His Godhead is also saved.”  ––Gregory of Nazianzus, Epistle 101

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My Devotional Reading

Since I’m in a sharing posture of late, I thought I’d share my daily devotional reading habit. First, I read about five psalms out loud.  And then I read a chapter or two in one Gospels.  For the last eight … Continue reading

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Our Children and Christmas

While growing up, Christmas was all about the fun–the gifts I would get, the choice foods and drinks.  Christmas for me was really not about celebrating the birth of Christ, God taking on human flesh–that great incarnational distinctive. With two … Continue reading

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