January 2, 2016: Daily Bible Reading Commentary for Matthew 1-2
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Commentary: Jesus’ birth was truly miraculous! No other has been born in such a manner. But don’t forget the first several years of His life as well! He escaped several attempts to kill Him when He was just a child. Matthew found it important to included Jesus’ genealogy. This established that He was the prophesied savior.
Focus Verses: 1:18-25 - Have you ever been called to do something for which you felt unprepared? Have you ever struggled to understand why you? No doubt Mary and Joseph felt the same. Take heart! If God has called you, He will provide a way! What are you being called to do?