This is sixth in my advent series on my blog for 2013. My home church, New Eden Fellowship, has a series of scriptures that we’ll be reflecting on for this season. Not as an official message of our congregation but as a personal discipline, I’ll be blogging on these daily scriptures up to Christmas.
Behold, the days are coming, declares the Lord, when I will fulfill the promise I made to the house of Israel and the house of Judah. In those days and at that time I will cause a righteous Branch to spring up for David, and he shall execute justice and righteousness in the land. In those days Judah will be saved, and Jerusalem will dwell securely. And this is the name by which it will be called: ‘The Lord is our righteousness.’ Jeremiah 33:14-16 ESV Continue reading