And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night.
And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and the glory of the Lord shone round about them: and they were sore afraid.
And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.
For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.
~ Luke 2:8-11
While Mary was in labor, they gathered,
making their way
to the Good Shepherd.
in the light of a brilliant star,
in the light of His glory.
While they shook
an angel spoke.
They dropped their fears and heard the good news.
This was written on their hearts,
for they had no book.
Linus tells what Christmas is all about.
Because of Him,