The Virgin Birth is a stumbling block to many sophisticated people. As Alistair Begg reminds us, though, the singular event of God becoming human was bound to be extraordinary, and believers should be prepared to defend its truth. At the Nativity, God chose poor and humble people, not the rich and powerful, to accomplish the Incarnation. This reality invites us to reexamine our whole way of seeing both the world and ourselves.
26In the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a city of Galilee named Nazareth,
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