Christmas in the Hands of a Child

Contributor: Shari Zook | File type : Blog Post

The wise men are flattened this morning, not by the glory but because a small person has pillowed their heads on Smarties. They look extremely relaxed. A sheep is creeping up on the manger, and... Read More

Christmas Bulletin Board Idea

Contributor: Lyndon Miller | File type : Curricular

Based on Isaiah 9:6, this bulletin board design prompts us to reflect on the importance of Christ's coming. ... Read More

The Miracle of Christmas Skit

Contributor: Meghan Brubaker | File type : Teaching Material

A Christmas skit for 7-13 actors. In the first part of the skit, several rebellous letters of the alphabet talk about leaving the alphabet because they are overworked at Christmas time. The second par... Read More

The Talking Animals Skit

Contributor: Meghan Brubaker | File type : Teaching Material

A Christmas skit for 12-15 actors. In this skit, we hear the thoughts of the animals in the stable on the night when Jesus was born. In the end, we realize that many of the obstacles they face in beli... Read More

Plenary: The Word Dwelling in You

Contributor: Steve Ebersole | Length : 19 | File type : Audio

What difference does it make that the Lord lives within us? Steve reflects on the power of the word of Christ living in us. He urges us to maintain our confidence in the transforming power of Jesus. ... Read More

History of Hark the Herald Angels Sing

Contributor: Betty Yoder

The history surrounding the hymn "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" by Charles Wesley. Includes biographical information about the author, literary structure and musical characteristics of the hymn, and s... Read More

Interpreting the Past: The Interaction of God and Man

Contributor: Edsel Burdge | Length : 54 | File type : Audio

God deals with us in outward, visible ways in order to convert us to spiritual life. Edsel discusses the meaning of the incarnation.