My Christmas Wish List from Mary
1. A SATURATION OF THE WORD OF GOD
a) A Word That Is Understood
b) A Word That Is Used
2. A MAGNIFICATION OF THE SON OF GOD
a) Jesus the Supreme One
b) Jesus the Saving One
3. AN APPRECIATION OF THE GRACE OF GOD
a) Man's Poverty
b) God's Pity
1) Max Lucado in It Began in a Manger has an interesting chapter entitled ''Twenty Five Questions for Mary.'' Let me share with you just a few:
What was it like watching Him pray?
When He saw a rainbow, did He ever mention a flood?
Did you ever feel awkward teaching Him how He created the world?
When He saw a lamb being led to the slaughter, did He act differently?
Did the thought ever occur to you that the God to whom you were praying was asleep under your own roof?
Did you ever accidentally call him Father?
Did you ever think, That's God eating my soup?
2) I have always enjoyed Mark Lowry's song entitled ''Mary Did You Know?''
Mary did you know that your baby boy would some day walk on water?
Mary did you know that your baby boy would save our sons and daughters?
Did you know that your baby boy has come to make you new?
This child that you've delivered, will soon deliver you.
Mary did you know that your baby boy would give sight to a blind man?
Mary did you know that your baby boy would calm a storm with his hand?
Did you know that your baby boy has walked where angels trod?
And when your kiss your little baby, you have kissed the face of God.
Oh Mary did you know-
The blind will see, the deaf will hear, the dead will live again.
The lame will leap, the dumb will speak, the praises of the lamb-.
Mary did you know that your baby boy is Lord of all creation?
Mary did you know that your baby boy would one day rule the nations?
Did you know that your baby boy is heaven's perfect Lamb?
This sleeping child you're holding is the great-I-AM-.
3) One can only imagine what it must have been like for ...
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