The wise men were prepared for Christ; they watched for Him, and they waited for Him. So when He came, they were ready.
Now, with it being the week of Christmas, it’s time to talk about the most important figures in the birth of Christ – the infant Jesus and His parents.
Donkeys have some interesting symbolism and roles in Christ’s life – and they teach us something about Christ’s character.
Christ is both the Lamb and the Shepherd. He sacrificed for us, and He protects us. Christ’s names – the Lamb of God and the Good Shepherd – are taught in these symbols that were physically present the night of His birth.
Light plays a beautiful role in Christ’s birth, but it’s also characteristic of Christ’s life. His service, His love, and His teaching emanated light and filled others with light as well.
With Christmas coming this week, I thought I’d do something different for this week’s post. Something that always stands out to me when reading about and remembering Christ’s birth is how many people prophesied and celebrated Him. These people carried the message of Christ across continents and centuries, testified and recorded their testimonies of Him, […]
I consider December one of the busiest months of the year. There are so many things to do, gifts to buy, parties to attend, chores to finish, and so on – all with the end of the year looming over our heads. Because there are so many distractions at this time of year, focusing on […]