He was born in a barn; his mother was a teenage girl who had no substantial status in society; and the people who saw the first glimpse of your new King ended up poor, no-name shepherds. But if I am being honest, sometimes I feel inadequate to be their leader. In Luke 1:45-55, Mary sings a song that illustrates this unorthodox, upside-down kingdom that was about to come.
The unexpected people, the people who depend not on their own strength, but who cling tightly to Jesus despite struggles and persecution they will see God. I vividly just remember a dialogue I had with one of my instructors close to the end of substantial school