Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord. (Luke 2:19, NIV)
Friend to Friend
The story of Christmas is familiar. Many of us can recite verses and sing choruses that recap the holy day without so much as a second thought. It is said that familiarity breeds contempt – so I wonder. I wonder and I search my heart.
When I sit and search, long enough to listen to God’s still small voice, I grapple with the familiar and I groan for the fresh… and I wonder. …