The Baby in the Manger
Last updated 12/15/2012 at 2:06pm
Beautiful Christmas cards portray Mary and Joseph keeping watch over their tiny baby in the manger. Can you imagine how Mary felt as she held her soft, squirming infant in her arms, shielding Him from the cold night air? She must have marveled at His tiny fingers and toes and stroked His soft dark hair as He nursed.
Carolers and congregations sing melodic songs like Joy to the World and talented choirs hail the majestic Hallelujah Chorus, but who is this baby who inspires such hymns and melodies? While storefronts glitter with garland and gifts and lights sparkle from trees and rooftops, t...