Pastor Doug Helms
Despite the supernatural nature of the account, why might the announcement to Mary of the Savior’s birth not come as a surprise?
What is the significance of the angel Gabriel making his announcement in a town in Galilee?
Why do you think God chose Mary to carry the Son of God? Why would He not choose someone of higher social standing? Why not a princess?
Is there any indication in our text that Mary would be a repository of grace for those in need? How do we know that Mary was herself, a recipient of God’s grace?
What is the significance of the name “Jesus”?
What in our text indicates that Jesus was more than just a man? More than a great man?
What are some things that come out of this announcement that give you hope in the face of life’s difficulties?