Tag Archives | advent

The battle between extravagance & simplicity

When I think of the incarnation, I think about two things. Extravagance and simplicity. Extravagance because God chose, as deity, to cloak Himself in humanity. What an over-the-top extravagant gift! Simplicity because Jesus was born to a simple family in a simple manger with basic human needs like us. He didn’t live an extravagant life. […]

read more »