Often, like the Magi, we have to change course and alter plans to accommodate new insights. Taking another route may appear, at first glance, inconvenient. But the new route may provide new insights, experiences, and opportunities to serve
Today, think about the pure proclamation when the angel of the Lord appeared to the shepherds: “Do not be afraid; for behold, I proclaim to you good news of great joy that will be for all people” (Lk 2:10).
One of the overlooked characters in the Christmas narrative is Joseph. The Scriptures don’t tell us much about him, but one can imagine how confusing it would have been for him to discover that his wife-to-be was pregnant with a ...
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