By looking at two often-overlooked people
of the Christmas story, we can see some things that can
encourage us in our most hopeless times.
Zechariah and Elizabeth had long outlived their hope for a child.
Locked into infertility without the options we enjoy today,
this elderly couple faithfully served God.
Little did they realize that their deepest trial
was meant to glorify the God who can do the impossible.
Turn with me to the first Christmas People,
ordinary people dragged into the extraordinary…