“May It Be Unto Me As You Have Said” (Fiat Mihi)

This past weekend at Eastbrook, we began our journey of Advent and a new series entitled “Canticles of Christmas” This first week of the series I preached from Luke 1:26-38 on the angel Gabriel’s announcement to Mary and her stunning response.

You can find the message outline and video below. You can access the entire series here. Join us for weekend worship in-person or remotely via Eastbrook at Home.


“’I am the Lord’s servant,’ Mary answered. ‘May your word to me be fulfilled.’” (Luke 1:38)

The Miracle of God’s Plan for the World (Luke 1:26-33)

The gift of a greeting from God’s messenger

The gift of the child from God

The gift of the coming king from God

The Miracle of God’s Plan for Mary (Luke 1:34-37)

The miraculous conception

The echo of Elizabeth, her cousin, and her child

The miraculous word of God

The Miracle of Mary’s Response (Luke 1:29, 34, 38)

Her response

Her identity

Her trust

Her waiting

From perplexity to wondering to surrendering


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2 thoughts on ““May It Be Unto Me As You Have Said” (Fiat Mihi)

  1. Thank you for sharing an excellent blog. I love reading and watching videos like this because it lifts me spiritually. Living with God is amazing, and no doubt about how great Mary is.

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