Advent 2012 Christmas Blessings!

shepherds-fields-mosaic2-cc-mockstarFor to us a child is born,
to us a son is given,
and the government will be on his shoulders.
And he will be called
Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God,
Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Isaiah 9:6

TO US Christ has come! Not just as a child, but as the God who is with us today. The biggest mistake we could make this Christmas would be to leave Jesus lying in a manger.  He has come to make the with-God life a reality in our lives today. And, oh, what a difference it makes!

Let every heart rejoice!

Thanks to all of you who have read my Advent blog over these 4 weeks. “My hope is that the description of God’s love in my life will give you the freedom and courage to discover it in yours.” H. Nouwen

Merry Christmas everyone!

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One Response to Advent 2012 Christmas Blessings!

  1. Pat says:

    Thank you Gail for all the very thoughtful blog articles! I enjoyed every one of them and they helped keep me mindful of what’s important during this busy season!
    Today’s comments are especially true- as our Christmas stretched over 3to 4 days and we read the Christmas story at least 3 times, I began fhinking, As important as the Christmas story is, knowing Christ as He is, today and His influence and care over our lives is really what I rejoice about!

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