Joseph and an extremely pregnant Mary travel to Bethlehem in response to a census being imposed by Caesar Augustus. "And while they were there, the time came for her to give birth. And she gave birth to her firstborn son and wrapped him in swaddling cloths and laid him in a manger, because there was no place for them in the inn" (vs. 6-7). Definitely not what you'd expect for the Son of God.
What does how Jesus came to earth and the circumstances surrounding his birth reveal about God--His character, His love, His desire for relationship with us? Tami
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