The events of Genesis 15 changed history. Here God made with Abram the covenant that leads like an arrow to all Christians today, through the cross of Jesus Christ.
When I was at primary school in East Hull, our deputy head-teacher â€“ Mr Jones â€“ had a sign on the wall of his classroom, which said, â€˜School days are the happiest days of your life.â€™
Those angelic words are a rather good summary of the message of Christmas: Glory to God and on earth peace. And if I were forced to distil it even further, I would say the message of Christmas is this: peace on earth.
Have you ever found something important or valuable, that you didnâ€™t know you had?