Bringing the Text to Life
Looking for the ideal Christ candle to complete your Advent wreath?
Bob and Karen Tosterud have the perfect solution: a candle that not only reminds you of Jesus, but actually smells like Jesus.
While other candles offer the aromas of fruit or spices, the Tosteruds have invented a candle that, when lit, emanates with the fragrance of Christ himself — hence the name, “His Essence.”
Call it “WWJSL”: What Would Jesus Smell Like?
Visit the Holy Land and you can walk where Jesus walked; buy this candle and you can smell like Jesus smelled.
“We see it as a ministry,” says Bob, who along with Karen came up with the idea when they read a passage from Psalm 45, a wedding psalm, which refers to the bridegroom as having robes that are “fragrant with myrrh and aloes and cassia” (45:8). The Tosteruds interpret this passage as a messianic psalm that describes the olfactory essence of Jesus when he returns.
Wondering what a combination of myrrh, aloe ...