We review some events leading up to Jesus’ birth. There was joy and excitement about the coming birth but there was also sadness and disappointment. We will see how God brought joy in spite of problems so we could have joy in spite of our problems.
Is the Christmas story fact or fiction? Did it really happen or is it just a warm, fuzzy, religious legend not to be taken seriously? If you don’t believe it; should you say you believe it just to make other people happy? Is it wrong to have doubts? If you want to believe but are unsure; how do you grow your faith?