Day 20 - The Arrival: The Birth of our Savior.

Luke 2:6-7 - While they were there, the time

came for her to give birth. (7) Then she gave

birth to her firstborn Son, and she wrapped him

tightly in cloth and laid him in a manger,

because there was no guest room available for


One of the things that never ceases to awe me is just how humble God is. About 3 miles

away from Bethlehem was the palace of Herodium. Herod’s summer palace loomed

over Bethlehem and provides us a stark contrast. Within sight of the humble stable

where the 2nd person of the Godhead was born was a towering testimony of the

arrogance of man. He could and merited being born in luxury, but He chose to identify

with us.

Christmas gives us insights into God’s soul.