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Jesus arrives in Bethany six days before the Passover. We have just learned that the authorities plan to put him to death. (See John 11:53-57.) And we can scarcely envision any alternative to his ultimate fate. We read of it as early as the first chapter (John 1:29, 36), and...
As fear about our own fate calls for our attention, let us be mindful first for those who suffer in silence this day.
"God comes to the woman who feels in exile in her own marriage. To the man who grieves the loss of life dreams. To the child who lives on the street. To the parents who struggle to feed and clothe their children. To the one whose loneliness or depression intensifies every Christmas." Click to watch video.