Tag Archives: Mary

Your Will Be Done

In Mary’s own words: Luke 1:38 (CEV) “I am the Lord’s servant! Let it happen as you have said.”     Yes, Lord, your will be done on my road to Bethlehem and beyond. Amen.

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What’s in It for Me?

Surely Mary had collected some sweet things in preparation—soft baby clothes, maybe even a cradle crafted by Joseph. Did she leave them behind in Nazareth? Psalm 34:10 (ERV) Those who go to the Lord for help will have every good … Continue reading

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What Will People Think?

Mary wasn’t expecting a royal welcome. Likely she’d already faced accusing looks and critical comments. That might be why she ran to Elizabeth, the one woman who would understand:   Luke 1:42 (ERV) She said to Mary, “God has blessed … Continue reading

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The Road to Bethlehem: Mary

  Imagine you’re Mary, on the road to Bethlehem. What would you say to God?     What will people think? What’s in it for me? Your will be done. Nazareth to Bethlehem.  90 miles. Not a pleasant trip for … Continue reading

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