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The Reason for the Season – Part 4

“He will save His people from their sins.” This is what the Angel of the Lord told Joseph. Here is the whole text: “Matthew 1:21 She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because … Continue reading

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The Reason for the Season – Part 3

Christmas season has become a commercial festival instead of a spiritual festival. Santa Claus has become more popular than Jesus himself. With so many things going on we sometimes forget the reason of the season. What is the real reason … Continue reading

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The Reason for the Season – Part 2

Christmas is Christ with us, is God with us. God incarnated and made His tabernacle with us. The beauty of Christmas is that God will not leave us or abandon us. This is what we learn with the word Emmanuel. … Continue reading

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The Reason for the Season – Part 1

Did you ever try to find out why we have so many religions in the world? I come from a country that has a lot of gods. And every day we have a different and new one. They have gods … Continue reading

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People who missed a great opportunity to check out baby Jesus

Do you remember this saying from Jesus’ lips: “Woe to you, Korazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida! For if the miracles that were performed in you had been performed in Tyre and Sidon, they would have repented long ago, sitting in … Continue reading

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People who missed a great opportunity to surrender to the King of kings

All of us, like it or not, have a queen’s syndrome or a king’s syndrome. We all want to be king or queen. I believe it is inherent in our human nature. We do not only want to dictate our … Continue reading

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People who missed a great opportunity to have the Savior in their house

In Brazil we decorate for Christmas, but not like here. People here take Christmas decorations to the extreme. I remember the first time that I saw that. We had an American missionary friend in Brazil, and I went to his … Continue reading

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My New Book

“Happy holidays!” “Have a wonderful holiday season!” “Seasons greetings!” or just “Bah, humbug!” Christmas is loosing its central point. A celebration that became the epitome of Christianity now is just another holiday. Christmas is about Christ, His life and His … Continue reading

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