Consider this quote by James Amadon from “Lean Towards the Light This Advent and Christmas Season” compiled by Christine Aroney-Sine & Lisa DeRosa.

“It is this hope that keeps me from allowing the bad news of the day to overshadow the good news of Jesus. This good news burst into the world two millennia ago, dazzling lowly shepherds in the Palestinian truth we need to hear this Adevent: ‘Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people.’ (Luke 2:10)”

Meditate on how the good news is just as dazzling, just as joyous as it was two millennia ago.

Read pages 109-110 for today’s full devotional “Seeds in the Sidewalk.”