|Author: Emode Victor|
Topic: Season Of Great Joy [22/12/2016]
And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people. Luke 2:10. Read: Neh 8:10
The reason for a season always determines the atmosphere of such season. If the rate of death is high in a particular family or environment, you can be sure that such atmosphere would be a gloomy, sad and sorrowful one. Every season have their own kind of atmosphere and in life, season will come and go no matter its determinant. Celebration of life usually makes a difference and lively atmosphere unlike exit of loved ones that causes sorrow of the heart.
Naturally, the birth of a new born usually bring joy to the family and well-wishers. But the birth of Jesus Christ brought into this sad and sorrowful world a great deal of joy to humanity. During his birth, angels came to the shepherds at the field and told them about the bundle of great joy that has entered into the world for all people that would believe in Him. Jesus is the reason for the season, and He is the joy of the whole world that lies in sorrow and sadness. This season, you must deliberately bid sorrow and sadness farewell forever because Jesus has come with great deal of joy for you. Let your life be full of glory and joy of the Lord that it will rob off on others that come in contact with you. This is your season of joy unspeakable. Therefore, to keep this joy is to give it out to others that need it by spreading the good news of His birth.
* Father, in this season of great joy, help me to spread the joy of Jesus' birth brought in to this sad world in Jesus name.