God gives us information to put us upon action. When the shepherds were informed of what had happened, and where it happened, it put them upon action. Is the Saviour born in the city of David ? Let us go then, said they, and see him. The wise men made the same improvement of their information. They saw his star in a distant country, and they followed its direction till they came to Bethlehem. Let us learn another piece of instruction from them : " Let us go ??0M'," said they. What, at midnight? Cool reason would have said, it is an unseasonable hour ; and covetous-ness would have said, What must become of our flocks ? But these plain men, who had left their beds to attend their flocks, now leave their flocks to inquire after their Saviour. Let religion then be our first business ; it is " the one thing need-ful :" and what we do in it, let us do it quickly ; the sooner the better, without a moment's delay. We may learn another thing from their example : " Let us go," said they ; they excited one another to this good work. Let the advantages of society be brought into relig-ion. How many, especially in holiday seasons, will say one to another, " Let us go to such an amusement, such a public-house, such a party of pleasure ;" let us rather say, '' Let us go up to the house of the Lord, and he will teach us of his ways." Let us go to Bethlehem, and see Jesus.