Category Archives: Christmas

Christmas: Meeting the Accessible God

by Cindy Bleuler Tucker Accessible is a word that meant little to me until I began living life in a wheelchair.  Suddenly my life revolved around accessibility.  The ability to use, approach or enter a facility determines what I do … Continue reading

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Advent Praise 12-11-16

 It Will Soon be Dark It will soon be dark, it will soon be night, That’s why I come to You, my Saviour keeping watch. I’d like to sing a little song to the darling child, the little one. You … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Immortal Nicholas by Glenn Beck

By Cindy Bleuler Tucker “Though he had walked through darkness, his heart was filled with light, for he knew his work was only just beginning.  The entirety of his life to this point had merely been to prepare him for … Continue reading

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Christmas Quote Good News 12-24-15

The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness, on them has light shone.   For to us a child is born, to us s son is given; And … Continue reading

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Thankful for the Touch

by Tony Tucker “And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us and we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth.” (John 1:14 ESV)   It was a love … Continue reading

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Sunday Quote

Hail to the Lord’s Anointed, great David’s greater Son! Hail in the time appointed, his reign on earth begun! He comes to break oppression, to set the captive free; to take away transgression, and rule in equity. He comes with … Continue reading

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I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day- the Story Behind the Song

by Cindy Bleuler Tucker One of my favorite poems and carols because of  the story behind it.  The truths, fears, and hopes expressed in this song are just as relevant today as the day Longfellow penned the words.  I first … Continue reading

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Providence, Perspective and the Incarnation

  by Tony Tucker Originally published in PresChat, December 2002 It was a snowy December 17 afternoon in Louisville, Kentucky back in 1982.  I had just completed my final exams at Southern Seminary  and was packing up my car to … Continue reading

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Mary: A Life Turned Upside Down

by Cindy Bleuler Tucker This article first appeared in The Chattanooga Valley Preschat, December 2006 Mary was a girl of about 13 or 14.  Like most Jewish girls of 1st century Judea, she was betrothed to her future husband.  Her … Continue reading

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