“I serve God with my life and want all that you have said to happen,” Mary tells the angel, and he leaves.
Hide candy canes around your house. Have a family candy cane hunt, and see who can collect the most.
The Hebrew word for peace is shalom, and it describes not only the absence of conflict but also the presence of completion, reconciliation, and justice.
7 When a man’s ways please the Lord,
he makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.