it is here at the Virgin Birth that we stumble on the significance of this preposterous truth and behold the promise it offers:
There is no longer a great gulf
Fixed between God and people;
The humanity of Jesus has bridged it over.
We can no longer think that God sits on high,
Indifferent or irrelevant to the wants and woes
Of women, men, youth, and children.
The Virgin birth testifies that God has visited us–
He has come down to the lowliness of our estate
That we might enjoy the loftiness of His...