The Word Among Us

Advent 2004 Issue

God Always Keeps His Promises

At its heart, Advent is all about celebrating God's love and faithfulness

The two men finished their meeting and as they stood up from the table, they shook hands and walked out toward the restaurant’s exit. Twenty-five years later, these same two men were back at the same restaurant, only this time they didn’t have just one table. They rented the entire restaurant as they, their families, and all of their employees celebrated twenty-five years of business together.

At that first meeting, there were no official papers, no legal documents, no buy-out clauses, and no promissory notes—nothing more than...


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