December 16

When Mary was heavy with child, there was a census called for and everyone had to travel to their hometown. For Mary and Joseph, that meant a 90 mile walk (anywhere from 4 to 8 days) just days before her labor, from Nazareth to Bethlehem.This seems so inconvenient - but it was this journey that … Continue reading December 16

December 11

During this season of Advent, I find myself constantly going back to the fact that Christ chose a manger over a throne. He picked an ordinary life with an ordinary family over royalty and the seeming "ease" of wealth and riches. One would think He could make such a stronger impact that way, walking the … Continue reading December 11