“Blessed is she who has believed that the Lord would fulfill his promises to her!” (Luke 1:45)
With the trend to Word Art, at Christmas time it is not unusual to see displays of the words joy, love, hope, peace. There is also another word that makes its appearance – believe. It’s included in the secular and the sacred. But while the secular attributes “believe” to be belief in the magic of Christmas or the Polar Express, the sacred is about belief in the true gift of Christmas – that of Jesus Christ.
With the versions (yes I have a couple) around my house they serve as a prompt to my faith. A reminder that I believe. Not just in the gift of Christmas with the birth of our Saviour, but to belief in God and all that He says is true.
A reminder that I believe that God is true to His promises.
A reminder that I believe that God is good, all the time.
A reminder that I believe that God is the Giver of good Gifts.
A reminder that I believe that God has plans for me and they are good.