From the Bench By Judge Rob Krombeen, Williams, AZ firstname.lastname@example.org Important news, tidbits and facts from Judge Rob Krombeen and staff at the Williams Justice and City Courts.
Monday, December 24, 2012
Peace on Earth
Peace on Earth.....
During this Christmas season our minds are filled with recent news of horrific acts committed by individuals in distant places. Many people I've recently spoken to have legitimate reasons to be fearful about the future, and some are overwhelmed just trying to survive in the present.
Although the typical joys of Christmas gifts, food, and visiting family overshadow the difficulties faced day to day, those memories will soon be forgotten as we move on with life after the holidays.
When the Angels announced the birth of the Christ child many years ago, they sang "Peace on Earth" to announce the One who would later be called the "Prince of Peace". Although there is often turmoil in our lives and always in the news from around the world, there is hope and peace in the One who promised that in him we would have life and have it abundantly. Please take some time to really reflect on the meaning of Christmas and the gift that was given to the entire world to bring peace.....