In the day of Jesus, Bethlehem wasn't very impressive. And yet God chose it as the birthplace of the King. Why?
I love to sing, and so I want to start out this sermon by having us all sing the first 2 verses of “O Little Town of Bethlehem”.
“O little town of Bethlehem, How still we see thee lie!
Above your deep and dreamless sleep, the silent stars go by.
Yet in thy dark streets
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