Have you ever met a person or group of people who inspired you to change your course in life? If you have, you know that choosing the different road can be exhilarating…and deeply unsettling. After the magi encountered Jesus, they chose a different road. In fact, encountering, believing and following Jesus means that we will walk a […]Read more "The Greatest Gift 4: By a Different Road"
I can’t help but wonder if Mary and Joseph and Jesus didn’t have much use for the gifts the magi brought–not that they were ungrateful, but they just weren’t used to such extravagance. That begs the question: What does Jesus want? A couple of Christmas song/poem writers pondered that question. I have not gift to […]Read more "The Greatest Gift: Jesus’ Wish (Christmas Eve)"