Merry Christmas from Flourish!

Christmas trees in a field with birds flying above them.

The Son is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things have been created … [Read more...]

A Prophecy for Creation Comes True

manger-scene

[Ed. note: This article is part of our series of weekly reflections, called Deep Down Things, published on Wednesdays.] A shoot shall come out from the stump of Jesse, and a branch shall grow out of his roots. … [Read more...]

With Hope to Share

Advent-Conspiracy

Christmas Gifts Fit for a Kingdom By Kendra Langdon Juskus Flourish Magazine, Fall 2009   "On coming to the house, they saw the child with his mother Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him. Then they opened their treasures and … [Read more...]

Gifting Well

Photography by BJWOK

[Ed. note: this article is part of our series of weekly reflections called Cultivating Community, published on Thursdays] Many traditional Christmas gifts begin with good intentions and end up as a pile of plastic on their way to the landfill. But … [Read more...]