quiet spirit

For to us a child is born,     to us a son is given,     and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called     Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God,     Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. This often quoted passage from Isaiah foretells the birth of Jesus, calling him the Prince of Peace. We only have … Continue reading quiet spirit

Immanuel – a prayer for Christmas

“The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel” (which means “God with us”) May you be with us in the laughing chaotic unwrapping of gifts. May you be with us as we struggle to make ends meet. May you be with us in the joyous smiles on children's … Continue reading Immanuel – a prayer for Christmas