I have some sympathy for Mary and Joseph.
How can preachers and listeners develop a practice of lingering with the text?
There’s a lot of urgency in that single word today.
Why should God get to sleep, like parents who have finished wrapping presents?
Is it hard to obey the angel's command, "Do not be afraid"?
How would Norman Rockwell have painted Jesus' homecoming to Nazareth?
It's a great question to ask people. But not this person.
Miracles can be hard work.