Hook: When was the last time you paused to reflect on a significant event in your life?
Book: At times Mary paused to simply contemplate the events leading up to the birth of her special son, Jesus. It seems she wanted to wring every drop of meaning from the experience in order to fully appreciate it. Isaiah’s prophecy provides a glimpse of what she saw: Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, and Prince of Peace!
Took: Pause and ponder Jesus, the Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, and Prince of Peace. Which of these descriptions do you need most today? Why?