During this time of year we are led to believe that everything is fine with people. Our social media walls are filled with pictures posted by others who are smiling and dressed in their best.
At our churches there seems to be an atmosphere of excitement. People seem happy.
As a result, it is easy for us, as pastors and preachers, to assume that everyone is enjoying this great and glamorous time of the year. But for many, that’s not the case. Yes, Jesus was born and they are grateful for this but in some people’s lives, this time of year, there’s lots of sorrow and pain.
It’s because a few years back, they Continue Reading…