What Does an Angel Look Like
Joshua Brown serves as pastor at West Richmond Friends Meeting in Richmond, Indiana, and taught at Earlham School of Religion. Here he takes a fresh look at the familiar Advent readings. What if we could strip all of the "extras" away? What if we could go back and hear the Christmas story for the first time? Could the story have worked out in a different way? What would have happened if Mary had said, "No!"? Do we hear what the prophets were really saying? What happens when Christmas Day is over and we have to go on with our lives?