A dedicated prayer life is a great way to seek and grow closer to God in the new year. So often we pray for others, but how often do we pray for ourselves? How often do we stop to pray to God about a fresh perspective or outlook on life?
When we read Matthew 2:1-12, we are reminded about the birth of Jesus and how the wise men sought out the newborn Messiah. It also tells of how they reacted to seeing and being in the presence of Jesus. What can we learn from how the wise men responded to Jesus’ birth?