Thursday, December 07, 2006

Christmas Reflections

...Christmas, the real thing, isn’t just the pastoral scene at the manger, but the supernatural moment when God came crashing into the domain of the devil, bringing the seal of doom upon his nefarious kingdom. The tiny heel that emerged Christmas night from the womb of Mary, in an irony that stunned even the angels above, was the very heel that would crush forever the arrogant serpent who had dared raise a fist to the Holy Trinity.

The prophecy of the devil’s defeat was afar off no longer. The victory was at hand and nothing Satan could do would stave it off...

For those of you who do not receive the monthly edition of the Vital Signs Ministries' LifeSharer letter, I invite you to read my commentary on Christmas that the last one expressed. You can read it right here at the VSM web site. Please do.