The Gift That Jesus Gave

Neal Pollard Often, during this time of year, there is an emphasis placed upon the gifts brought by the magi to Jesus—“gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh” (Mat. 2:11).  They understood how Jesus was worthy of worship (2:2,11) and celebration (2:10).  Their giving flowed from that recognition. The book of Hebrews turns the tables and … Continue reading The Gift That Jesus Gave

WORSHIPPING LIKE A WISE MAN

    Neal Pollard At the birth of Christ, some men came from the east because they knew He had been born.  Many versions refer to them as "Magi," "...originally applied exclusively to members of a priestly caste of the Medes and Persian who had esoteric skills in interpreting dreams. However, the use of the … Continue reading WORSHIPPING LIKE A WISE MAN