On the 7th Day of Christmas

He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation; for inhim all things in heaven and on earth were created, things visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or powers—all things have been created through him and for him. He himself is before all things, and in him all things hold together. He is the head of the body, the church; he … Continue reading On the 7th Day of Christmas

On the 6th Day of Christmas

Jesus’ work was not just the preparation of souls for heaven, it was also the redeeming of creation.  As Christians we live in a strange age: after Christ initiated his kingdom but before his kingdom has been completed.  There is a kind of tension built into our very souls: we yearn for the completed kingdom, we appreciate what Christ has already done and we struggle … Continue reading On the 6th Day of Christmas