Daily prayer requires a commitment. But do you know that praying even just for ten minutes a day will have a profound positive effect in your life?
Before anything else, a blessed, faith-filled new year to you and your family! May the Lord crown your year with His goodness and may your paths drip with abundance! (Psalm 65:11) The year 2015 has been both very blessed and challenging for me, a year of joy and grief, a year of inner turmoil and peace. […]
by Louis Templeman Luke 2: 46, “. . . but not finding him, they returned to Jerusalem to look for him . . . . When his parents saw him they were astonished . . . . But they did not understand what he said to them. He went down with them and came to […]
by Louis Templeman After Herod dies Joseph was instructed by an angel to return to Israel. In Israel Joseph learns Herod’s son is on the throne. This gives him pause. He cannot relocate near the King. Perhaps, he felt the Messiah should grow up near the Temple, but he fears this cannot be. He dreams […]
by Louis Templeman In Matthew 2: 10-12 we read the story of the visit of wealthy religious men, magi, from the east.Joseph received these magi into the house where he was renting space. He is not mentioned. He is silent. Yet, he is in charge. Mary is young. Had recently given birth. Was busy with […]