|In Spanglish? "Christ...MORE".|
|Interpretation? "Wash me clean".|
How absolutely appropriate.
This season of joy is accompanied by the fullness of forgiveness and the melody of redemption and restoration. It marks a sacred space when the tapestry of time and the grace story of the ages continue their weaving through a baby boy in an animal's feeding trough. Through the celebrations and remembrances here in 2012...He shines.
Emmanuel, God Himself with us.
"And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night. An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people. Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord. This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger.” Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying,