It took some time for Joseph to accept that, in Mary, there truly was Emmanuel – God with us.
God is with us now, but we sometimes struggle to perceive God’s presence. Read more…
Where have you unexpectedly discovered the presence of ‘God with you’?
Recall those experiences and give thanks.
Mary bore Jesus within her, unseen to all and unacknowledged by most.
In Joseph, she found one who believed in the treasure that she bore.
We can be bearers of Jesus to others, and they to us.
When have you been that kind of bearer of Jesus to another?
Who has been that to you?