Thursday, May 2, 2019

7 Observations [Probably 1 Controversial] Lessons I Learned from Luke 1:39-56 (Short Bible Study)

Read Luke 1:39-56,

A few days later Mary hurried to the hill country of Judea, to the town where Zechariah lived. She 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 glad cry and exclaimed to Mary, “God has blessed you above all women, and your child is blessed. Why am I so honored, that the mother of my Lord should visit me? When I heard your greeting, the baby in my womb jumped for joy. You are blessed because you believed that the Lord would do what he said.”

Mary responded,

Oh, how my soul praises the Lord. How my spirit rejoices in God my Savior! For he took notice of his lowly servant girl, and from now on all generations will call me blessed.

For the Mighty One is holy, and he has done great things for me. He shows mercy from generation to generation to all who fear him. His mighty arm has done tremendous things! He has scattered the proud and haughty ones. He has brought down princes from their thrones and exalted the humble. He has filled the hungry with good things and sent the rich away with empty hands. He has helped his servant Israel and remembered to be merciful. For he made this promise to our ancestors, to Abraham and his children forever.”

Mary stayed with Elizabeth about three months and then went back to her own home.

7 Observations that I Learned:

#1 Luke - the Gospels - gives High View of Women
#2 Luke emphasizes the Work of the Holy Spirit
#3 Elizabeth was the First Person who Acknowledge that Jesus is "Lord" (1:34)
#4 Even while in the worm, John points "the Coming of the Lord" (1:17)
#5 Elizabeth [old woman] and Mary [teenage girl] have Great Faith and Were Saturated with the Word of God
#6 Although Mary is "the mother" of the Lord (1:43), She Acknowledged that She needs a "Savior" (1:47)
#7 GOD is in ALL of These

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