John McWhirter-Whitlock (South Australia, Australia)
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To us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. - Isaiah 9:6 (NIV)
Celebrating Christmas as Jesus’ birthday has always helped me to remember God’s love for us. However, the birth of our first son, Peter, gave Christmas new meaning for me. My wife, Rosie, was about two weeks overdue, so she was asked to come to the hospital on the morning of...
Jesus came into the world as a baby just like I did.
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While several strategies for reopening the world are being discussed, I encourage you—the people of God everywhere—to allow this season to be a formative one during which you can make new discoveries about God and increase your faith. Use this time to embark on a life of prayer, a life of study, and a life of action—involvement in the community.”