Reblogging from my blog A Patient Nurse @ apatientnurse.com
Part One of Three
The Christmas holiday is fast approaching. The hustle and bustle is back, the pressure for “The Best Christmas Ever” builds and the distractions blur the lines of the seasons purpose. Reflecting, I am drawn back to one of the greatest stories of my career and its parallels to the 2000-year-old story of the birth of Jesus.
My story involves a mother faithful to God in the face of an impossible task. She is supported fully by a husband named Joseph. This couple is called to a foreign country for the sake of a child – a child destined to die if nothing is done. This child is a rejected and throwaway citizen of her homeland. They fail to see her for the gift she is…
…But, I’m getting ahead of myself so let me start from the beginning of my involvement.
“Adam, look at this”, my…
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