3 Lessons from Mary & Elisabeth

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Enjoy diving into parallels we can draw from Mary and Elisabeth’s lives to our lives today on this week’s episode. Subscribe and Share to remember God.

Parallels from Mary & Elisabeth in our Day

1. They both trusted the path God placed them on.

  • Luke 1: 6-7 Elisabeth and her husband remained righteous and committed to God despite their inability to have children.
  • Luke 1: 38 Mary submitted to God’s will and was willing to change her entire life to be the mother of God’s Son.
  • Question: What can I do to show God that I trust Him during my difficulties?

2. They loved and supported each other

  • Luke 1:39 Mary went with haste to help and support Elisabeth in her pregnancy.
  • Luke 1:42-45 Elisabeth supported Mary by living righteously enjoy to have the Holy Ghost teach her that Mary was the mother of the Son of God.
  • Luke 1:56 Mary stayed with and helped Elisabeth for the last three months of her pregnancy.
  • Question: What can I do this week to show love and support to others in their trials?

3. They were courageous

  • Luke 1: 60 Elisabeth courageously told the priest that her son’s name was John.
  • Matthew 1:18-19 Mary courageously carried Jesus not knowing how that would turn out.
  • Question: What can I courageously say and do to stand up for the right?

Related Video Content:

  1. Check out my video on the 5 Lessons from Mary, the Mother of Jesus
    https://youtu.be/KAUCNiscG5M
  2. Here is a fantastic Bible video on Mary:
    https://www.lds.org/media-library/video/2011-10-027-mary-the-mother-of-jesus?lang=eng&_r=1
  3. A video on the angel fortelling Christ’s birth to Mary
    https://www.lds.org/media-library/video/nativity?lang=eng&_r=1
  4. Here is a Bible Video of Mary and Elisabeth
    https://www.lds.org/media-library/video/2011-10-003-mary-and-elisabeth-rejoice-together?lang=eng&_r=1&category=nativity
  5. The naming of John the Baptist
    https://www.lds.org/media-library/video/2014-01-004-the-naming-of-john-the-baptist?lang=eng&_r=1&category=nativity

About the author, Tamara

Tamara K. Anderson is a speaker, author, podcaster, and is a professional in HOPE. She has four children who struggle with autism, ADHD, anxiety, visions issues, and all bring her great joy.

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