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Finding the Holy in the Holiday: Day 4

Fulfilled in Christ Key Bible Passage: For all of God’s promises have been fulfilled in Christ with a resounding “Yes!” And through Christ, our “Amen” (which means “Yes”) ascends to God for his glory. (2 Corinthians 1:20 NLT) Reflect: “But you promised!”...

Finding the Holy in the Holiday: Day 3

Alive in Christ Key Bible Passage: “For as in Adam all die, so also in Christ shall all be made alive.” (1 Corinthians 15:22) Reflect: What does this somber verse have to do with Christmas, especially a “Merry” Christmas?! Appreciating the...

Finding the Holy in the Holiday: Day 2

  The Word Became Flesh Key Bible Passage: And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth. (John 1:14) Reflect: What’s...

Finding the Holy in the Holiday: Day 1

  Christ the Lord Key Bible Passage: And the angel said to them [the shepherds], “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. For unto you is born this day in...

Finding the Holy in the Holiday: A Christmas Devotional

We are so excited here at Planting Roots. Our amazing Bible study team has developed a Christmas Devotional called Finding the Holy in the Holiday. It is a 24-day, gospel-centered devotional from Planting Roots designed to lift you out of...

Promise 4: We Are God’s People

Christmas is not over on December 26. The truth is that the work of Christmas really begins on December 26....

Promise 3: All nations will be blessed

Gifts are often received with eager anticipation and outstretched hands. This marvelous gift of Jesus often goes overlooked. Not necessarily by a conscience choice but, more of an afterthought of what is actually understood about our Savior....

Promise 2: He will forgive our sins

This Christmas, as you see the baby in the manger and little lambs attending him, remember the reason why he came to Bethlehem. He came to be an atonement for you and me...

Promise 1: I will be their God

Christmas traditions focus on angels, shepherds, and a manger, but the story of Christmas began long before the scene in Bethlehem. The Christmas story began when Adam and Eve disobeyed God and he sent them away from the perfect Garden...

Haggai

Busy: We teach this to our children too. They quickly learn that to be important is to be busy. We model a life of being overwhelmed....