Christmas. Everything Has Changed.

No matter what, most of us feel down and out after December 25. We feel like Christmas is over. One account of Jesus’ birth actually supports that feeling…sort of. In the Book of Matthew, Jesus’ life is immediately threatened after his birth, and he’s forced to flee to Egypt. On the surface, it seems like Christmas is over, and the joy of Jesus’ birth has ended as soon as it began. For Matthew, however, the Christmas drama has just begun, and we’re invited to follow the rest of the story. 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s