It’s staggering to think that one in every 70 people worldwide is caught up in a crisis. And this year, around 132 million people will need urgent, life-saving humanitarian assistance in order to survive.
The original Christmas story was startling news for the poor. God noticed them. More than that, God had become one of them. Never again could His divine image be isolated to Kings, Caesars or rulers, but in Jesus of Nazareth divinity was within the poor, the oppressed, the displaced.