Advent Devotion

December 5, 2011

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History becomes legend and legend becomes myth. This is true for many commonly held ideas about Christmas. The images we have in our minds are either so sentimental or so commercial that our shock at the idea of an incarnate God is lost in a cloud of misconception.
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About the Author

I'm the lucky individual who carries the title, 21st president of Central College in Pella, Iowa. My wife Tammy and I have two beautiful daughters, Emma and Greta. Passionate about higher education and the issues facing it and the world today, I hope to invoke an engaging conversation with all who are ready to dig in, make a difference and build for the future. Share your thoughts. I'm listening and interested.