God himself is about to enter into the human race clothed in flesh. This grace of Mary’s is the most astonishing grace in history.
In the words of Jesus you have to be poor in spirit and meek. The proud and arrogant never find the savior.
What has God done for you in the Christmas story? Just like Elizabeth if you know Christ He has taken away your disgrace your reproach. And just like Elizabeth we need to repeat: “Thus the Lord has done for me!
You can’t tell the story of the birth of Jesus, without telling the story of impossible problems, political intrigue and a great ancient promise being fulfilled among unsuspecting people.
Luke tell us what we so desperately need to hear. In a world wrapped in the gloom of darkness a light has shone. In a world that has no idea who God really is this one has come to reveal Him.
As you make scripture and prayer your foundation use that to keep yourself in the love of God.