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Luke 1:5-25 A Baby Announcement

It's a boy footprint announcement

“I’m speechless!”

Today we are given a baby announcement for John, son of Zechariah and Elizabeth. They are a quiet couple who have endured much shame and disappointment. But through it all, they have been faithful to the Lord.

Elizabeth is a wonderful wife. She serves Zechariah with gladness. She helped out whenever called upon by her family, friends and neighbors. She can always be counted on in times of need. She is always ready with a smile and a kind word. Despite her outward appearance of joy, she has an inner pain that wouldn’t be soothed. This pain is compounded at times by comments or looks from others. Read more »