It’s the time of the year when we stop to remember and celebrate the birth of Christ. The reality of God with us in the world with mankind. Something that had never been seen before and has never happened since. The story of Christmas is not just another story, but the beginning of God’s answer of love to a world in need.
We began our Advent/Christmas series this weekend. …Upon a Midnight Clear will explore the Christmas story by looking at some of the characters of the story. What did they experience? How were they impacted by being a part of the story? What role did they play?
This week, to go along with the themes of prophecy and hope, we looked at Simeon and Anna from Luke 2:21-38. Even as they were reaching the end of their life on this earth, God allowed them the privilege of seeing the Messiah as a baby. They had spent their lives worshiping, waiting, and watching. And when the time came, they were there. Their example shows us that spirit led people hear, obey, and respond to God. Are we seeking to live in that same way?
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