If you’re like most people alive today, Christmas is a scheduling nightmare with parties, pageants, purchasing of presents, and preparing pastries. You know that Christmas should be a time of prayer, peace, and the presence of God but every year seems to become more and more busy.
This year, let’s prepare for Christmas the right way by stepping into the presence of God. Here are 3 ways to focus on God’s presence this Christmas.
1. Prepare your heart by focusing on God’s Word. This year, why not start a tradition of reading the Biblical account of the birth of Jesus in Scripture? There are many ways to do this. You can simply open up your Bible and read these passages: Matthew 1:18-25, Matthew 2:1-12, Luke 1:26-38, and Luke 2:1-20. Or maybe you want to start a Christmas reading plan using the YouVersion Bible App. Or maybe you want…
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