Our Christian Christmas story tells us that God came into the world to live among us as a human being named Jesus. Jesus came first as a newborn baby, vulnerable, fragile needing our care. His parents, had come to a strange town called Bethlehem. The inn was full, leaving them… Continue reading
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- IIHF: China will be allowed to participate in men's Olympic hockey tournament December 7, 2021