Make it your goal to be certain of the good news of Jesus Christ.
I. Good news for the righteous (1:5-25)
Announcement of John’s birth
II. Great news for the humble (1:26-55)
Announcement of Jesus’ birth
“For he who is mighty has done great things for me, and holy is his name.”
• What is evidence that you are certain of the good news?
• Contrast the presentation of Zechariah and Mary. How is it surprising?
• Where should we locate things like blessing, holiness, and righteousness?
• What kind of God chooses a lowly rural girl for the most blessed role in human history?