Author: Emily Chase

Advent 2016 – Day 10

Welcome back to this on-going series of Advent devotionals on the theme of “Thanking Jesus.” Solomon was the wisest ruler of all Israel. He accomplished amazing feats that expanded his nation’s borders and made him wealthy beyond all imagination. One of his greatest accomplishments was to build a Temple to the Lord. God had promised …

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Advent 2016 – Day 5

Here is the fifth devotional in our 2016 Advent series on “Thanking Jesus.” I thank you for coming back to join us on this journey! Yesterday, we saw how Joseph gave thanks to God for placing him in Egypt, but after Joseph’s death, new rulers in Egypt enslaved the Israelites for four hundred years until …

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Advent 2016 – Day 4

Thanks for returning for the fourth in our Advent series on “Thanking Jesus.” We are exploring people in the Bible who expressed thanks to God for His blessings. Today, once again, it is not the family patriarch but one of his sons who expresses thanks to God. The patriarch Jacob, who has every reason to …

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