Early Church History

Humble Beginnings

Jesus of Nazareth, who would later become known as Jesus Christ, had humble beginnings. He was born in a small village in the Roman-occupied land of Palestine to a poor carpenter and his wife. Despite his humble circumstances, Jesus was destined for greatness. From the moment of conception, He was seen as a special and unique individual, the son of God. Angels announced his birth to shepherds, and wise men brought him gifts fit for a king, yet still he was born in a stable in a tiny town near Jerusalem. Humble beginnings for the most influential figure who ever lived. Continue reading