Lord Jesus please free us from the misconceptions we have of You and let Your truth free us indeed this Christmas. Amen.
Sweet little Jesus boy, we made you be born in a manger. Sweet little holy child, we didn’t know who You are. The first two lines of this song are just as true today as they were when Jesus first arrived. Although Matthew and Luke tend to get the most air time during the Christmas John’s gospel does also begin with the birth of Christ. In doing so, he also says straight out that our world would not recognize Him. John writes:
In the beginning the Word already existed. The Word was with God, and the Word was God. He existed in the beginning with God. God created everything through him, and nothing was created except through him. The Word gave life to everything that was created, and his life brought light to everyone. The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness can never extinguish it… He came…
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