The Joy of Christmas – Monday, 23rd December 2019

SEEDS OF VICTORY – Monday, 23rd December 2019

The Joy of Christmas With Apostle Joseph Ziba

”And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.” Luke 2:8-13 KJV

Christmas is a very special event on our calendar that we celebrate the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Luke Chapter 2 gives an interesting account of Jesus’ birth. The latter part of verse 10 says “… for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.” Have you noticed that it’s saying “…to ALL PEOPLE”? This signifies that Christmas is supposed to be celebrated by everyone worldwide.

Aren’t you surprised that Christmas is the most celebrated event in the whole world? It doesn’t matter who you are— whether you believe in God or not. When it’s Christmas, everyone gets into the ‘Christmas mood’ because that’s what the Scripture says. It’s a moment of joy to everyone.

Verse 13 presents something peculiar that happened (for the first time) in the history of man. It says “And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God, and saying… “

Aren’t you surprised that Christmas is the most celebrated event in the whole world? It doesn’t matter who you are— whether you believe in God or not. When it’s Christmas, everyone gets into the ‘Christmas mood’ because that’s what the Scripture says. It’s a moment of joy to everyone.

Apostle Joseph Ziba, Christmas

You see, the angel didn’t come alone to announce the good news of Jesus’ birth; he came with a multitude of the heavenly host. For the first time in the history of man we see angels appearing on the earth not to fight (you know sometime past they ever appeared for war) but to dance and praise God.

Can you imagine this day (Christmas) was also greatly celebrated in Heaven as well? Isn’t that wonderful? That’s why this day is so peculiar to us. That’s why you must celebrate on Christmas Day!

PRAYER

Dear Heavenly Father, thank You for giving us eternal joy by giving us Your Son Jesus Christ. We will enjoy and celebrate with knowledge and understanding on the Christmas Day. In Jesus name, Amen!

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Editorial Team of the FOVCI

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