Life has a funny way of throwing us curve balls and getting us all out of sorts and just messing our life up. Sometimes though those unexpected “problems” can be an unexpected gift in disguise.
I am sure that Mary and Joseph were not to excited about having a baby with the circumstances surrounding Mary’s pregnancy. However, what they thought was a major life altering problem actually was the greatest gift the world will have ever known. We are still celebrating it over 2000 years later.
This year’s Christmas presentation is a spin off of that idea. The south is known for erratic weather. It can be cold one day and summer time the next. The scenario is: Christmas day, people have been flooded out of their homes and are in a shelter for the holiday. It is not the most exciting set of circumstances for anyone on Christmas. The focus is on a young family dealing with the inconvenience of the flood and how they deal with an unexpected gift fro [...]