The Nativity tells us that God is humble. He did not assert His superiority over us as He was entitled to do. To everyone's surprise, He claimed equality with us. He was an equal to us in our humanity - a partner with us in our suffering.
I felt the Holy Spirit tug at my soul and, curious, I am following the tug to its source. Along the way at the holy places, I have accumulated a treasure chest filled with bits and pieces of the mystery, majesty and magnificence of God - potsherds of God. Come, let me show you the holy places, where you too can fill your treasure chest. Let God make you rich!
Life is but an infinitesimally thin slice of time compared to the thickness of eternity. Moreover, it gets thinner and thinner with the passage of time. In other words, it won’t be long now