Tag: Bible

My Name is…

Back in Biblical times, names held significance. And the meaning of the name typically applied to the personality of that individual and who the parents would hope they’d become. When Elizabeth delivered John the Baptist, the entire family and neighbors came over on the… Continue Reading “My Name is…”

Opening Act

In the letter Dr. Luke is writing to Theophilus, he first tells of the announcement of John the Baptist’s birth and then follows it with the announcement of Jesus’ birth. John the Baptist was to be born first to create excitement and get the… Continue Reading “Opening Act”

Zip it!

Dr. Luke begins his letter to Theophilus with the announcement of John the Baptist’s birth. He commences with the parents, noting Elizabeth comes from the line of Aaron and grew up around the temple with priests in her family line. Zacharias is a priest.… Continue Reading “Zip it!”