Zephaniah 3:14-18; (Psalm) Isaiah 12:2-6; Philippians 4:4-7; Luke 3:10-18
It is said that human beings “have lost their sense of wonder and mystery.“ If that is true, then we have one of the reasons why our faith is having a difficult time being understood by people today. For Christianity is a religion that embraces mystery and awe and wonder, and often the unknown. A leap of faith is required. “Great indeed, we confess, is the mystery of our religion,” the Apostle Paul wrote (I Tim. 3:16). Take away the mystery — that is the Mystery of God — take away the awe and the wonder and the reverence, and you’ve taken away the core of the faith.
A little boy in Sunday School class caught the spirit of this…
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