Amazing Grace Hymns

December 10 WHAT CHILD IS THIS? William C. Dix, 1837–1898 When they had seen Him, they spread the word concerning what had been told them about this child … (Luke 2:17) The question asked in this well-loved carol must have been uppermost in the minds of those present at Jesus’ birth. We can almost hear […]

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Connect The Testaments

December 10: Constructing Lives by the Law Jeremiah 18:1-18; Romans 2:12-29; Proverbs 16:12-33 Dispensing good, helpful advice gets the benevolent juices flowing. As easy as it is to give advice, though, it often hits me with the irony of a cartoon anvil when I end up tripping over my own counsel. When this happens, I’m […]

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My Utmost For His Highest

December 10th The offering of the natural Abraham had two sons, the one by a bondmaid, the other by a freewoman. Gal. 4:22 Paul is not dealing with sin in this chapter of Galatians, but with the relation of the natural to the spiritual. The natural must be turned into the spiritual by sacrifice, otherwise […]

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