Wisemen. Angels. Shepherds. A virgin mother. A long-expected king.
Few biblical stories are as familiar as the tale of Christ’s birth. During the holiday season, we hear it sung in malls, we see it on television, and we tell it to our children. But the Christmas story carries riches that won’t be uncovered by a cursory retelling; it holds deep, eternal truths that we sometimes miss—precisely because we know the story so well.