We can make too little a deal about angels…
But I think we would be wise to stick with the biblical portrayal of them.
As I was walking around down town Chicago with my family last month, we were enjoying the beautiful way down town gets “dressed up” for Christmas. As we were looking at a huge gorgeous manger scene, I was botherd by the statue that represented an angel.
Here is an example of an manger scene angel:
The Bible portrays us in a spiritual war.
Certainly, Satan and all his evil warriors would have loved to kill Jesus while He was just a baby in that manger.
Something tells me that the angels guarding the baby Jesus were not tender and soft. (more…)