Cedar Hills Community Church

Advent 2021: Come in Innocent Wonder

December 05, 2021 Pastor Kent Landhuis
Cedar Hills Community Church
Advent 2021: Come in Innocent Wonder
Show Notes

ADVENT 2021: Come in Innocent Wonder – Pastor Kent Landhuis

THEME - Mary is stirred to praise.

TEXT - Luke 1:26-38

OUTLINE

1. Confrontation - “How can this be?” (Luke 1:34)

  • Mary begins her an angelic encounter with questions.

2. Humble Recognition - “I am the Lord’s servant.” (Luke 1:38). 

  • Mary moves from a place of questioning to obedience.
  • Job 37:5
  • Psalm 115:3
  • Isaiah 55:8

3. Deeper Recognition - “My soul magnifies the Lord…” (Luke 1:46-55)

  • Mary’s heart moves to praise!
  • Her son will turn the world upside-down.

NEXT STEPS 

  1. How do you respond when you recognize God’s work?
  2. When have you had to move from ‘confrontation to humble recognition to deeper recognition’? 

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