Luke 1:56 (NIVUK)
56 Mary stayed with Elizabeth for about three months and then returned home.
It seems apt that we finish the week with this verse. Mary’s time with Elizabeth has come to an end, and she heads home to wait for the birth of her son. We too are ‘heading home’ at the end of the week, and the next Bible note will come on the day of his birth. We too are waiting…
Father, build in us a sense of anticipation and excitement about Christmas, not because of the tinsel and dinners, but because it is the day we celebrate your son being born.