Resurrected Living
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Archive for December 2012

This is Christmas

December 21, 2012

The Eastern Sea have put together an outstanding Christmas album. This is not your typical compilation of standards sung the way you’ve always heard them. There are songs you will recognize on the album like Silver Bells, Little Drummer Boy, O Holy Night, and more, but these are all done with a mellow indie rock […]

December 19, 2012

Originally posted on sacredmargins:
We are excited to have Scott Elliot as our guest blogger this week. Scott is the minister at the La Grange Church of Christ in La Grange, TX. We all happened upon Scott in different ways. Chris discovered him through his excellent blog. Allen found him by his Relevant magazine movie…

Come, Lord Jesus

December 17, 2012

Here is the sermon I preached yesterday morning at La Grange Church of Christ. We have been studying the gospel of Luke and I decided to use the text for the week, but changed my message in light of the tragic events in Newtown, Connecticut.   He began to tell the people this parable: “A […]

The Gift of Family

December 13, 2012

This powerful story of adoption explores the meaning of family. It teaches us that giving is much more than the material things we often give this time of year.

Heaven on Earth

December 7, 2012

  I just received Josh Graves & Chris Seidman’s book, Heaven on Earth, in the mail today. I read the introduction and the first few pages at lunch and was thoroughly impressed by what the book offers in the opening sections. I cannot wait to sit down and read some more. The books invites us […]

Brother Preacher

December 6, 2012

  The Christmas season is upon us and if you are like me, you sometimes find it hard to shop for the loved ones in your life. Sure some people are easy to buy presents for, but then there are those others whom you just do not know what to get. Preachers especially can be […]