Good News of Great Joy That Will Be for All The People

shepherds in fieldOn this Christmas day, let us remember the true reason for this blessed holiday season: The Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ.  May you and yours find the joy and salvation given to each of us, through the Holy Spirit, by the Grace and Mercy of God:
His Son, Jesus Christ.

Luke 2:8-14  
“Now there were shepherds in that region living in the fields and keeping the night watch over their flock. The angel of the Lord appeared to them and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were struck with great fear.

The angel said to them, “Do not be afraid; for behold, I proclaim to you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. For today in the city of David a savior has been born for you who is Messiah and Lord.

And this will be a sign for you: you will find an infant wrapped in swaddling clothes and lying in a manger.” And suddenly there was a multitude of the heavenly host with the angel, praising God and saying:

 “Glory to God in the highest and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.”