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And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us . . . Part Five

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And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us . . . John 1:14

Sarah Young writes in her book, Jesus Calling, as if Jesus was speaking to us:

Try to imagine what I gave up when I came into your world as a baby.  I set aside My Glory, so that I could identify with mankind.  I accepted the limitations of infancy under the most appalling conditions—a filthy stable. That was a dark night for Me, even though angels lit up the sky proclaiming, “Glory!” to awe-struck shepherds.

When you sit quietly with Me, the process I went through is reversed in your experience.  As you identify with Me, heaven’s vistas open up before you—granting you glimpses of My Glory.  I became poor so that you might become rich.

Sarah Young, Jesus Calling

The Word became flesh.  Amazing to think what God gave the world on that night.

Betsy…

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