Andrews University Agenda http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/ News and Events at Andrews University en-us Copyright 2018, Andrews University Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:24:00 -0000 Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:24:00 -0000 webmaster@andrews.edu webmaster@andrews.edu Christmas Greetings to Online Students http://www.andrews.edu/agenda/48221 <div> The School of Distance Education and International Partnerships and Griggs International Academy staff and student workers recorded a short video message to span the distance to the homes of each of our online and off-campus students in this festive season.&nbsp;<a href="https://youtu.be/5OqKhtlGmpU">Watch the video</a>&nbsp;as we reflect on God's greatest gift that keeps on giving...</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> In the fullness of time</div> <div> An angel spoke to Mary&mdash;</div> <div> You will bear a son and his name shall be Emmanuel</div> <div> God with us.</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> In the fullness of time&nbsp;</div> <div> Caesar Augustus issued a decree that the world should be taxed</div> <div> For this, Joseph and Mary went to Bethlehem</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> In that fullness of time&nbsp;</div> <div> Mary&rsquo;s time had come&nbsp;</div> <div> Christ, the Savior was born&nbsp;</div> <div> Wrapped in swaddling cloth</div> <div> Cradled in a manger&nbsp;</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> In that fullness of time&nbsp;</div> <div> The glory of the Lord surrounded shepherds&nbsp;</div> <div> As a multitude of angels sang&mdash;&nbsp;</div> <div> Glory to God in heaven,&nbsp;</div> <div> And on earth let there be peace</div> <div> And goodwill among all people&nbsp;</div> <div> Shepherds came from their fields&nbsp;</div> <div> While wise men journeyed from the east</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> The fullness of time had come with&nbsp;</div> <div> A pregnancy</div> <div> A decree</div> <div> A manger</div> <div> A son</div> <div> Jesus, Emmanuel</div> <div> God with us&nbsp;</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> The Savior had come</div> <div> To walk among us</div> <div> To bring light to fight the darkness</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> In the fullness of time&nbsp;</div> <div> The Saviour, Emmanuel, sacrificed all</div> <div> For you</div> <div> For me</div> <div> For us</div> <div> &nbsp;&nbsp;</div> <div> All of this in the fullness of time</div> <div> God sent his son, Jesus Christ, Emmanuel</div> <div> God with us, the greatest gift</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> We rejoice in this good news and wish all of our online and off-campus students peace and joy, wherever you are.&nbsp;</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!</div> Fri, 22 Dec 2017 02:27:43 +0000