The wise men came seeking Jesus, to worship him and bring him gifts. Modern society has turned this event. Instead of giving gifts to Jesus, we give them to one another. Instead of looking for a king to worship, we focus our attention on one another.
So a little boy was born, named Immanuel. He was a living sign from God, a reminder that God is with his people. Because Ahaz wouldn't listen and wouldn't put his trust in God, his nation would suffer defeat. But he had in this young boy the constant remi
It had to be hard to sing praises while marching against a more powerful enemy. It had to be hard to trust that God would fight the battle.
It's easier to depend on ourselves, to trust in our strength, to put our faith in what we see and know. But fait