He came to his own and his own received him not. (John 1:11, NIV) Jesus left Nazareth and He never returned. Poor Nazareth! No mighty works were done there. No peace with God was found there. The people who were angry with Jesus spent the rest of their lives without him. Think about the people in this town. Their debts to God were not canceled. Their lost inheritance was not restored. They remained in the grip of their own hostility—angry with a distant Jesus. That’s the Nazareth story. And it is the story of our world. You can’t make sense…