The birth of God’s son, Jesus, is such a great picture of the vast character of God. You’ve got to smile. Consider the dichotomy at the birth of Christ. The King of Kings, born in a stable, without the fanfare and celebration of family and friends. Angels announced Jesus’ birth - not to the Jewish leaders or the politically powerful, but rather to shepherds who were tending their sheep. The announcement wasn’t made in the middle of the day, but in the dark of night when most people were asleep.
He is a God who came to this world humbly, yet He was and is the Almighty, Holy God. He was born in the simple surroundings of a stable, yet angels sang at his birth. He is