Learning from a servant girl

Luke 1:40-49 NLT [Mary] entered the house and greeted Elizabeth. At the sound of Mary’s greeting Elizabeth’s child leaped within her, and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit. Elizabeth gave a loud cry and exclaimed to Mary, “God has blessed you above all women, and your child is blessed... Mary responded, “Oh, how my … Continue reading Learning from a servant girl

Zechariah’s second chance

  Immediately his mouth was opened and his tongue set free, and he began to speak, praising God. (Luke 1:64 NIV)   For nine months Elizabeth had lived with a husband who could not speak. By the time he returned from his priest’s duties in Jerusalem she had already heard the rumours, that her husband … Continue reading Zechariah’s second chance