The Meekness and Majesty of Christmas

Sunday, December 12, 2010

Luke 1:26-56

The account of the announcement of the birth of Jesus is good news. Of course it is the news that the Messiah was coming into the world. But it is the way in which the announcement comes that is worthy of consideration. It is the combination of meekness and majesty that is at the heart of the story. The announcement tells us how Jesus would live, but also tells us how we should live. Here is the wisdom of what we should learn at Christmas.