Mary: A Lesson in Love
Passage: Luke 1:26-38, 46-55
I. FEAR (“NO!” to God and others)
The angel addresses Mary by telling her to not be afraid. What reason does she have to be afraid? Why does God command, over and over again in the Bible, that we not be afraid? What’s the problem with fear?
II. LOVE (“Yes!” to God and others)
What is the opposite of fear?
III. CHRISTMAS GRACE
How does Christmas help you say “No!” to fear and “Yes!” to love?