Minden Press-Herald

Sep 19th

Joseph, The Carpenter

Everyone has heard Mark Lowry's special Christmas song: Mary, Did You Know? He poses questions that must have been on Mary's 'pondering list' as she struggled through her 9-month pregnancy. Well, don't you think there were other questions asked by other people that surrounded Mary? I do.

In reading Luke's account of Jesus' birth, I'm reminded of Joseph and his doubts and struggles. This man who could trace his lineage all the way back to the Babylonian exile (14 generations); from there back to King David (14 generations); from David back to Abraham (14 more generations) -42 generations altogether! Wow, what bragging rights he had.

Subscribe to Read!





Who's Online

We have 1584 guests and 1 member online