Dawntreading: Dr. Nora O. Lozano

Dawn Treading: A Monthly Blog Dedicated to New Experiences and Practices in Faith Development Editor’s Note: In the coming months we will post a blog each month in hopes of deepening our experiences in Christian education and faith development. We will seek to share insights on how one might grow in her/his relationship with Christ.…

God Says, Yes

Week of Love We give thanks for the perfect love of your Son, so that we may, with grateful hearts, love one another.  Amen Weekly Advent Prayers by Betty Claire Jackson By Garrett Vickrey John 3:16-17 This is how much God loved the world: He gave his Son, his one and only Son. And this is why:…

Celebrate

Week of Love We give thanks for the perfect love of your Son, so that we may, with grateful hearts, love one another.  Amen Weekly Advent Prayers by Betty Claire Jackson By Sandy Peters Luke 2:11-14 Hmmm! Reverence and celebration! Wow! I’m looking at the two Advent themes for this year surrounded by the two prevailing themes…

God with Us

Week of Love We give thanks for the perfect love of your Son, so that we may, with grateful hearts, love one another.  Amen Weekly Advent Prayers by Betty Claire Jackson By Curtis Peterson John 6:33 “For the bread of God is the bread that comes down from heaven and gives life to the world.”   At…

True Joy

The Week of Joy At the birth of your Son, you whisper to our hearts, Father, as you fill us with the joy of our salvation. We thank you. Amen Weekly Advent Prayers by Betty Claire Jackson By Tina McCartney Psalm 40:16 When you are going through the worst experience of your life, a life-changing…

Love in Action

The Week of Joy At the birth of your Son, you whisper to our hearts, Father, as you fill us with the joy of our salvation. We thank you. Amen Weekly Advent Prayers by Betty Claire Jackson By Debby Murphy Romans 12:9-12 When God called Mike and me to move to San Antonio two years…

The Greatest Gift

The Week of Joy At the birth of your Son, you whisper to our hearts, Father, as you fill us with the joy of our salvation. We thank you. Amen Weekly Advent Prayers by Betty Claire Jackson By Kay Dabney John 1:14 “The Word became human and lived here on earth among us. He was…

Wired to Love Music

The Week of Joy At the birth of your Son, you whisper to our hearts, Father, as you fill us with the joy of our salvation. We thank you. Amen Weekly Advent Prayers by Betty Claire Jackson By Patty Villarreal Psalm 98:4-9 “Tell everyone on this earth to sing happy songs in praise of the…

Entrusted with a Treasure

The Week of Joy At the birth of your Son, you whisper to our hearts, Father, as you fill us with the joy of our salvation. We thank you. Amen Weekly Advent Prayers by Betty Claire Jackson By Diana Bridges Luke 2:8-10 Shepherds in first-century Palestine understood their status in society. It was low and…

Promises

The Week of Joy At the birth of your Son, you whisper to our hearts, Father, as you fill us with the joy of our salvation. We thank you. Amen Weekly Advent Prayers by Betty Claire Jackson By Jerome Malek Luke 1:46-48 Then Mary said, “My heart is overflowing with praise of my Lord, my…