The Word Among Us

Advent 2016 Issue

A Powerful Savior

His name shall be called Mighty God.

A Powerful Savior: His name shall be called Mighty God.

Isn’t it ironic that the One we celebrate as the Mighty God would come to us in such a humble way? When we look at the baby in the manger, he seems so helpless and fragile. But that was God’s way of showing us the extent of his love. For this baby, who was born to Mary, truly is both Lord and Christ.

As the Wonderful Counselor, Jesus wants to show us how to live. But what good is his counsel if we aren’t able to live it out? What...


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