The theme of redemption is central to the Feast of Passover—as Israel was set free from 400 years of slavery. Both Jews and Christians can agree that Passover prophetically points to another level of redemption to come.
Encouragement is a thing we all need, not just every so often, but every day. There’s a site I’ve been visiting for years that helps lift me up. 365promises.com is a website that features a paraphrased Bible promise each day with a devotional thought. A great daily reminder that there is a God who loves and cares for you.
Some people you trust immediately, yet with others you feel apprehension. The innocence of a newborn is tangible. It elicits immediate feelings in the observer of compassion, love and you just want to come up and look, even at a stranger’s newborn. In the grocery store, you’d walk up and speak to someone you’d never consider otherwise, “What a beautiful baby”, you say, your heart full of emotion.