Contributed by Joseph Smith on Dec 27, 2000
To gain peace in stressful times, we need, like the shepherds of Bethlehem, to be ready and open to God’s doing new things; to set out promptly to respond to God’s action; and to go back into our normal course of life, but with a difference.
These are stressful days. There is too much going on. Too much. Too much work, too much to think about, too many demands, too much.
Why, we have to shop and bake and decorate and plan parties and send cards and on and on. Too much. Stressful.
Too much traveling. I heard an astonishing