God loves each of us as we are
Holiday messages from Wrangell's religious community
December 21, 2022
So how do you sum up what Christmas means in less than 200 words? I think you only need one: Jesus. Simple, sure but profound as well.
Jesus is the embodiment of God’s love. Jesus’ arrival was so unique, different and weird, that it shows us how God can love each of us as we are. We were created by Him and I don’t know that any two people on this Earth are alike. So of course, His greatest gift had to be as unique as us. As different as us.
Jesus was born in a barn, slept in a feeding tray, had the rich and the poor celebrate His birth, and was hated just because He was alive. I think...