If an angel of the Lord appeared to me like he did to the shepherds, I wonder if I’d be too busy to slow down and notice. How would I react if an angel appeared to me while I was in line at Target, or racing through the grocery store? Would I even see it? Do I care more about slowing down to savor the Lord’s presence or about speed cleaning through my house so guests won’t think I’m a total clutter queen?
The shepherds were busy at their everyday work when the angel appeared, and the glory of the Lord surrounded them. [Read more…]