How is it that such a simple and short message could be so comforting as to replace extreme fear with extreme joy?
And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and the glory of the Lord shone round about them: and they were sore afraid. – Luke 2:8-9 On the same night that Jesus was born, there … Continue reading Mega Fear
The birth of Jesus marks not the possibility of redeeming grace but the dawn of redeeming grace.
He did it all for us.
The phrase “God with us” means much more than God is helping us from heaven.
Let us rejoice in the sovereign grace of God, and cry out WITH our Savior, “IT IS FINISHED!”
Couldn’t Jesus been born in obscurity in Nazareth just as easily as Bethlehem?