Advent: Christ’s Birth Fulfilled

Advent: Christ’s birth fulfilled (Lk. 2: 1-7) Dear Listeners, Although they may not always be conscious of it, a great many people move away from the reality of daily life during the days around Christmas. They seem to end up on a side track of history. Afterwards they return to the normal routine of their […]

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Advent: Christ’s Birth Confirmed

Advent: Christ’s birth confirmed (Luke 1:26-33) Dear Listeners, in these weeks of Advent, i.e. the coming of the Lord Jesus Christ into this world, we prepare ourselves for the celebration of His birth, for Christmas. Last week we heard about His coming as included in the birth announcement of John, the herald of the King. […]

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Advent: Christ’s Birth Announced

Advent: Christ’s birth announced (Lk. 1: 5-25) Dear Listeners, Last week we started with Luke 1 as a series of Advent messages. Advent means “coming,” hence in these weeks before Christmas we focus on the coming of Jesus Christ into this world, on His birth. Although it is a good thing to consider the Advent […]

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Advent: Christ’s Birth Is True

Christ’s birth is true (Lk. 1: 1-4) Dear Listeners, This is the time which is commonly called “the days of Advent.” It’s the weeks prior to Christmas that we call the time of Advent. Originally it means that we focus on the coming of the Christ. During that time we could consider the prophecies in […]

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