The Word Among Us

Advent 2022 Issue

The Lord Is with You

Trusting in God’s Plans for Your Life

The Lord Is with You: Trusting in God’s Plans for Your Life

Greg and Danielle begin every Advent by getting out the play nativity set for their three young children. The children love using the figures to act out the Christmas story. Small voices can sometimes be heard, saying, “Don’t be afraid, Mary. You are going to have a baby” or “Joseph, get the donkey. Let’s go to Bethlehem.”

The children play so innocently, but as we all know, this is not just a child’s story. The incarnation of Jesus is the critical...


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