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Mary and Joseph

 Have you ever thought about what is must have been like for the two chosen to be Christ's parents on earth? The whispers and disdain Mary must have had to endure when it was discovered by others that she was pregnant. Obviously she was a young woman of faith and tried to live her life accordingly. But after the angel visited her, people began to see her differently. Even the man who was 'engaged' to her, couldn't help but feel betrayed. After all, who ever heard of someone getting pregnant and claiming they had not been with a man! Fortunately, Joseph was also a man of faith and when he was spoken to in a dream, he believed her. Not only did he support her, but he waited for the consummation of their marriage until Christ was born. God did choose two followers with good hearts to raise His only son. What got me thinking about this was the following clip: