Let’s Pretend Our Own Christmas Story

If the Matthew-25:40-Jesus were to Revelation-3:20 at your door this Christmas, would you put on the Luke-14 party for him?

Laughter: Carbonated Grace

Let’s pretend Jesus knocked on your door Christmas day to join you for his birthday celebration.
Can you picture him standing there when you open the door? Can you feel your dawning recognition and surprise. Can you sense your moment of doubt, then feel it washed away by sheer joy? Do his eyes have laughter lines as he smiles with just a hint of fun at surprising you. Does his simple kindness surround you like a comforter?
Picture you inviting him in, stammering as you start to reach out to shake his hand, only to be embraced in a warm hug that brings tears of happiness and wonder to your eyes.
Let’s imagine how he might like to celebrate his birthday with you. Do you think he’d be happy if you asked him to sit down, then hurried to get the best lotion in the house to gently rub his…

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2 comments

  1. T. F. Thompson · December 23

    Good Lord, I can even see him coming in and having a beer and pizza with me. The way I see it, it’s like welcoming back an old friend. And indeed He is a friend.

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  2. Agent X · December 23

    And its surely gotta be Dos Equis “XX” since Jesus is the most interesting man in the world! Even cheated death, and death didn’t mind!!!

    Ha!!!

    I am making myself laugh!

    Liked by 2 people

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