"Before I formed you in the belly, I knew you."
There is an ongoing debate over whether or not 2016 was the worst year ever. Significant influencers have raised their voices including the Smithsonian Magazine, CNN.com, the New York Times and the Washington Post.
This Holiday Season prompts a meditation in Isaiah 9:6, which some view as a foreshadowing of God’s plan to sacrifice His only Son for the redemption of mankind. The impact of this Old Testament Son-gift is depicted in John 1 as the Light of Men, or the Gift of LIGHT to all humanity, crucial to one’s ability to “prosper and have good success” in a scriptural sense!