In this weekly installment of writing from J. D. Greear, we point you to his recent thoughts about what we can learn about God’s favor from Mary. Here’s an excerpt:
In the end, that’s what God’s favor is all about—hope. God’s favor isn’t always easy. Sometimes, as with Mary, it brings with it a lot of difficulties. But it’s always good, because it brings us a hope in God’s promises, and an assurance that his presence will be with us. I’ll take that over a great parking space every time.