There are things I wasn’t crazy about in the movie, The Nativity Story (what have you done to the Magi?!). But one thing I loved about it was that it helped connect me to the story in an emotional way that slipped past my “I’ve heard it all before” gatekeepers. I love that.
This is one of those things where they take scenes from the movie and put it with a song. Andrew Peterson’s “Labor of Love,” sung by Jill Phillips. I was in tears from the beginning, where they hear the street preacher declaring the good news. “From the river to the ends of the earth…”