Pondering and Pausing

December 16, 2018 Preacher: Scott Hollingshead Series: Advent

Topic: Advent Scripture: Luke 1:57–1:80

Pondering and Pausing

Luke 1:57-80

 

As we prepare our hearts this Christmas...  

 

1) Ponder the promises kept (vv. 57-66)

 

     Promise #1- the baby born would be a son (Lk 1:13, 36) 

     

      Promise #2- Elizabeth's reproach taken away (Lk 1:25) 

 

     Promise #3- many will rejoice at his birth (Lk 1:14)-

 

     Promise #4- John will be his name (Lk 1:13) 

 

     Promise #5- Zechariah speaks (Lk 1:20) 

 

 2) Pause to reflect on God’s mercy (67-80)

 

1) The benediction (68-75)

               -The plan of salvation

               -The purpose of salvation

2) The prophecy (76-79)

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