After a long trip, it’s magical to come home and be back to the creature comforts that routine affords.
A feeling of comfort can come from many things: good food, nice weather, or agreeable atmosphere (to name a few). To me, it’s an effortless feeling created after effort over time builds a home or a friendship. It’s intangible but tangible at once.
Comfort and joy.
These words were spoken describe the news of Jesus – God becoming flesh to save us from sin and death. At Christmas, we sing,
I sure could use tales of contentment, relief, and exhilarating cheer in my life. Couldn’t you?
“But the angel reassured them. “Don’t be afraid!” he said. “I bring you good news that will bring great joy to all people.”
Luke 2:10 NLT