Advent Devotionals: Thursday, December 18

Phil Quinn

Thursday, Third Week of Advent: Joy
December 18, 2014

Here are excerpts from a story written by Brooke Keith, about her experience as a child of being in her church outdoor Christmas Drama.  Apparently it included not only the birth of Christ, but also his death.  I hope it speaks to you:

As a child, I remember sitting for hours amongst the winter’s chill, beneath the starry skies, adorned in a long blue sheet, held up by an old rope belt, reciting the lines of Mary, the mother of Jesus.