• Anthony Miranda

Preparation & Expectation

You officially have twenty-four days of shopping until Christmas. Don’t worry because we can shop online any time. According to the Washington Post, UPS will ship somewhere around 750 million packages this holiday season. They’ll do the work, and all we have to do is click and wait. Christmas is certainly a time of waiting and expectation. If we stop to think about it, we really shouldn’t be surprised that life is filled with so much more preparation and waiting than doing, because in some ways preparation is the doing. The time of waiting started after the fall of mankind. After Adam and Eve fell into sin. God declared to the serpent in Genesis 3:15 NIV “15 And I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your offspring and hers; he will crush your head, and you will strike his heel.” Since then, people were waiting for a Savior. 700 years before Jesus was born, the prophet Micah wa