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Ron Hutchcraft Ministries - A Wonderful Time to Be Born - #5206
On this Christmas Day, I want to invite you to consider an exciting possibility; that you could have a Christmas birthday for the rest of your life. Obviously, you can't change the day you were physically born. You showed up without being consulted about the date, right? But you can make this the day that you're finally born into the family of God.

Ron Hutchcraft Ministries - Delivering Someone Else's Package - #3897
Now it could be that you're facing something that simply cannot happen based on any human ability. It's financially impossible, relationally impossible, medically impossible. Whatever it is, you're asking the same question Mary asked, "How will...?" The answer? "He will." You don't have to be the answer, or create the answer, or scheme the answer. You are like the UPS man--you just deliver it.

Ron Hutchcraft Ministries - Changing Hands - #3898
Now if Mary had insisted on holding her own hand, she would never have gone. God is leading her into a situation where she will suddenly be mysteriously pregnant. And who's going to believe that God is doing it? She has a lot to lose if she takes God's hand and goes where He wants to take her.

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Angel Gabriel tells Mary she will have God's baby. An angel tells Joseph to marry her. A census takes them to Bethlehem. Jesus is born. Angels appear to shepherds and announce the new birth. Wise men from the East come later and King Herod tries to kill Jesus. Joseph goes to Egypt then Nazareth.

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