The Real Christmas Story: Matthew 1:18 – 2:12

Matthew 1:18 – 2:12 (ESV) 18 Now the birth of Jesus Christ took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. 19 And her husband Joseph, being a just man and unwilling to put her…

The Actual Christmas Story from the Gospel of Luke

Luke 2:1-20 1 In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that the whole empire should be registered. 2 This first registration took place while Quirinius was governing Syria. 3 So everyone went to be registered, each to his own town. 4 And Joseph also went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee, to Judea, to the city…

Palm Sunday 2015

What is Palm Sunday? It is an event celebrated by Christians all over the world honoring the Triumphant Entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem. It is important because this event because it was prophesied in the Old Testament: Zechariah 9:9 “The Coming of Zion’s King – See, your king comes to you, righteous and victorious,…

Writing Project Part 1

Recently, I got wind of an epic writing contest. The winner gets a two book deal and the full treatment from the publishing company hosting it. Granted, it’s a small company, but hey, as a writer who desires to be published, it just makes a whole lot of sense. Thus, I wrote a pitch (level…