16 Dec John 3:16-17

16 “For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life. 17 For God did not send the Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world might be...

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14 Dec Luke 2:11-14

11 for today in the city of David there has been born for you a Savior, who is Christ the Lord. 12 This will be a sign for you: you will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger.” 13 And suddenly there appeared with...

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13 Dec Luke 1:54-55; Philippians 2:12-15

54 “He has given help to Israel His servant, In remembrance of His mercy, 55 As He spoke to our fathers, To Abraham and his descendants forever.” Philippians 2:12-15 12 So then, my beloved, just as you have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence,...

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12 Dec Luke 1:50-53; Matthew 20:16; Romans 3:23-25

50 “And His mercy is upon generation after generation Toward those who fear Him. 51 “He has done mighty deeds with His arm; He has scattered those who were proud in the thoughts of their heart. 52 “He has brought down rulers from their thrones, And has exalted those who were humble. 53 “He has...

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11 Dec Luke 1:46-49; 1 Peter 3:15; Colossians 4:2-6

46 And Mary said: “My soul exalts the Lord, 47 And my spirit has rejoiced in God my Savior. 48 “For He has had regard for the humble state of His bondslave; For behold, from this time on all generations will count me blessed. 49 “For the Mighty One has done great things...

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09 Dec Luke 1:45

45 And blessed is she who believed that there would be a fulfillment of what had been spoken to her by the Lord.” Mary’s willingness to continue to respond in faith is a demonstration of her obedience. She was anticipating the fulfillment of God’s promises. Her obedience...

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08 Dec Luke 1:44

44 For behold, when the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby leaped in my womb for joy. Elizabeth realized the affect Mary’s presence had on John. She understood that when he heard Mary’s voice it affected him. This was such a special and amazing...

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07 Dec Luke 1:43

43 And how has it happened to me, that the mother of my Lord would come to me? Elizabeth showed her humbleness as she expressed much gratitude for Mary coming to see her. Now, it would seem like it wouldn’t be a big deal because they were...

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06 Dec Luke 1:42

42 And she cried out with a loud voice and said, “Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb! Mary tells Elizabeth how blessed she and her son are. Mary’s talk with Gabriel helped her realize something special happening with Elizabeth and...

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