Seeing Christmas Clearly By Dr. Bob Snyder
Are you ready to see Christmas Clearly?
There many different ways we can begin to see thing in life, like Christmas, more clearly
In elementary school, my teacher scraped the surface of a table onto a slide and placed the slide under the microscope. Creatures and debris invisible to my eye were exposed by the power of magnification. What had been invisible became visible.
For much the same reason, a friend pursued a career in astronomy after gazing into a telescope. The realization that much of what exists in outer space escapes the limitations of the human eye sparked his interest in the cosmos.
God has provided His own forms of microscopes or telescopes. His “instruments” come in different forms, involving much “higher technology”.
- Creation: For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities—his eternal power and divine nature—have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that men are without excuse. Romans 1:20 NIV
- His Son Jesus: The Son is the radiance of God’s glory and the exact representation of his being, sustaining all things by his powerful work. Hebrews 1:3 NIV
- His Spirit: …but God has revealed it [His plans] to us by His Spirit. Corinthians 2:10 NIV
During this Christmas season, we are reminded that God revealed Himself in Jesus. He “became flesh and made his dwelling among us.” What an amazing microscope!
O come let us adore Him, God’s righteousness revealed.
Sharing the journey with you.
Dr. Bob Snyder is the founder of IHS Global, a nonprofit that through partnerships, equips Christian healthcare workers who are already caring for the physical needs of their patients to also care for their spiritual needs.
Bob and his colleague, Tyler Hallman, want to bless as many people as they can with a free electronic copy of their book, “Come, Walk with Me.”
At Christian Leadership Alliance, we are helping them do it!
Download your copy here and then share it with someone you want to encourage and inspire. This makes for a perfect digital Christmas gift to give!
THE DIFFERENCE YOU MAKE!
Your generous gift Christian Leadership Alliance enables the advancement of three core initiatives and how they make it possible to equip and unite hundreds of thousands of leaders worldwide.
- Maximize Technology: Leverage use of the technology platforms that deliver world class training and the community hubs leaders are seeking to fuel collaboration for greater kingdom impact.
- Build Capacity: Employ the experts required to develop multi-channel experiences that accelerate the professional leadership development of Christian leaders everywhere.
- Expand Reach: Increase research and awareness of training on topics relevant to Christian leadership.
Equip the Ones Called to Transform the Many.
What is Christian Leadership Alliance?
Christian Leadership Alliance equips and unites leaders to transform the world for Christ. We are the leaders of Christ-centered organizations who are dedicated to faithful stewardship for greater kingdom impact.