The wise men — or Magi — were exceedingly rich and powerful during the times of the Early New Testament. They were religious priests, so they would have believed this sign in the constellation as THE SIGN that the long-awaited, powerful world leader had indeed been born. They were highly respected by all and reverently feared — even by kings. The fact that they searched diligently and came to worship Jesus is absolutely amazing. Tune in to Home Group tonight to learn more about this powerful group!