Monday, December 24, 2007

An awesome Christmas story!

Just a reminder of what this season is all about...the birth of a Savior!!

Luke 2:4-14
Joseph also went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea, to Bethlehem the town of David, because he belonged to the house and line of David. He went there to register with Mary, who was pledged to be married to him and was expecting a child. While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn.

And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night. An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid. I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is Christ[a] the Lord. This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger."

Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying, "Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace to men on whom his favor rests."

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2 comments:

Mary & Iain Burnett said...

Merry Christmas. We hope that you are having a wonderful day with your family. Iain and I can't wait to see you this weekend. Jennifer- I hope you are feeling okay and I'm looking forward to chatting with you. Have a safe trip. Love- Mary & Iain

The Eckerts said...

I hope you guys had a great Christmas. 50 more days, time sure is flying!!!