WHAT IS THE MESSAGE IN THE MANGER?
It’s the middle of the night and I’m standing in a breezy, cold makeshift manger with droopy-eyed sheep and cattle, staring at a young couple that I never saw before huddled in one corner of the manger. The man has his arm and cloak around her and she’s leaning against him holding a baby that looks brand new. What a humble way to start a life, I thought. It didn’t make sense to me and neither did the words that the other older shepherds were murmuring….. ”Messiah.” “God with us.” “Son of God.” I … Continue reading WHAT IS THE MESSAGE IN THE MANGER?