Four Ways to Love God This Christmas

To love God is our greatest command, and it is the source of our deepest worship. So often I find myself wanting to compartmentalize my responses to God. Like pieces of a pie, I give him my heart—one piece. I get focused on that one piece and can be unwilling, or forget to give him the other pieces…my soul, mind, and might.To give back, without reservation, condition, or expectation, what He has given us is the essence of loving Him with heart, soul, mind, and strength.

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Both Child and Mighty God

Even just a little bit of true worship whets my appetite for more. When God shines the light of transforming grace, understanding reaches past the mind and takes root in the heart. This kind of seeing comes through the power of the Holy Spirit. Throughout your day, turn the eyes of your heart toward the approaching glory of the return of Christ. In days long past, they looked forward to the birth of the promised child; today, we look forward to the return of Christ, not as an infant, but as King of Kings and Lord of Lords.

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The Glory of Christ

The Christmas Worship Challenge: John 1. The creator became man and walked among us, and the world did not know him, did not recognize him, and did not receive him. Heartbreaking. Oh, the graciousness of our Father that He would make the effort, knowing the outcome.The fullness of grace and truth is complete and a perfect supply. It is the grace and truth demonstrated in and taught by Jesus that explains to us who God is, what His heart for us is, and how much he loves us.

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