Even though we mess things up, he doesn’t give up.
Even though we struggle and the world seems overwhelming at times, he continues to work.
He doesn’t wait for us to put things right. He entered into this world because he loves this world.
He didn’t arrive as a conquering king, making changes through force and the power of world governments.
He came as a baby, to a stable, among the unimportant, making them important and bringing salvation into the world from a direction the world didn’t expect.
And we are so glad he did.
Amy Oden offers a song of celebration for this work: