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Powered by 4 - Dec. 21, 2010

  • 2010 Dec 21

Amazing Song. Amazing Girl.

today's reading.
Luke 1:46-55 And Mary said, "My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior...
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How does Mary address God (1:46-55)? List some things she praises Him for. What does she say about her own needs or concerns in her prayer? What can you take from Mary to use in your personal worship and prayer?

the blog.
The song of praise we see from Mary is simply beautiful. I can almost feel her joy as she poured her heart out to the Lord. But what I marvel at the most, what I find so intriguing about this song, is the absolute faith and trust demonstrated by Mary. None of the things that were happening to Mary were part of her plans, yet she submitted to God joyfully even though the situation had to be scary. That amazes me.

So what can we do to get our hearts and attitudes more like Mary's today? How can we use and draw on Mary's song and example to help us let go of our plans so we can joyfully proceed with what the Lord has for us? Tami W. 

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