Advent Reflection: Earthy Jesus (Galatians 4)

“But when the fullness of time had come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, in order to redeem those who were under the law, so that we might receive adoption as children.” Galatians 4:4-5 One personality typing model designates a person as either earth, fire, or water.  Without muchContinue reading “Advent Reflection: Earthy Jesus (Galatians 4)”

Advent Reflection: Great Joy (Luke 1)

“And Mary said, ‘My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior.’” -Luke 1:46 Mary’s song is this beautiful proclamation of God’s favor and blessing. Despite her initial fear and hesitation, Mary yields to God’s invitation for her life, and immediately begins to speak forth the vision and promise.  What isContinue reading “Advent Reflection: Great Joy (Luke 1)”