“Mountains and all hills, fruit trees and all cedars! Wild animals and all cattle, creeping things and flying birds!” (Psalm 148:9–10).
How does the world – indeed, the universe – respond to the good news of the birth of Jesus the Christ? All things – land, and trees, and all manner of creatures – proclaim their praise to God. This event is not merely the birth of another child, which would be miracle enough, but it’s more: God’s blatant declaration of being present with us, with all of us, in this world, forever and ever. How do you
see aspects of creation praising God?