Summary: A vivid portrayal of the coming move of God
The Miracle of the Incarnation: A vivid portrayal of the coming move of
Text: Luke 1:26-38
Just as the coming move of God was on the horizon before the
incarnation, so it is now. God is about to do something spectacular in
the earth. We must learn lessons from the past and there in lies the
example of the miracle of the Incarnation in Luke 1, because it gives us
insight into what God is looking for in order that He might tear open the
heavens and pour out His Spirit in Revival and Restoration power.
vs. 27 - before this great move of God in the world, He chose a pure,
who was betrothed to a man, engaged to be married. He is returning for a
church, without spot or wrinkle, washed in the blood of the Lamb. He is
returning for a
clean, virgin church that is betrothed to Christ. Before His return, He
is birthing revival,
and holiness in His church.
vs. 28 - She was highly favored, and blessed among women.
vs. 29 - We may be troubled when God begins to move in a new way in us,
change is taking place, but it is an awesome work of God.
vs. 30 - Know that when God chooses us, that we have found favor with
vs. 31 - As His holy church, we are to be bringing forth Jesus.
vs. 33 - What He is birthing in us, His church, is a kingdom that has no
end. It’s worth
giving up everything this world has to offer. Even when the world judges
they have no understanding, it’s worth it all because of His kingdom
coming to earth.
vs. 34, 35 - This move of God in us is not something that we can do in
the natural. This is
a holy move of God.
vs. 36, 37 - Spiritual relatives of ours will be supernaturally giving
birth to John the
Baptists - those who will make straight paths, and prepare the way of the
# 1 God is looking for "Spiritual Virgins" to use to usher in this
move of God. These spiritual virgins will have these characteristics:
8 Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.
3 Who may ascend into the hill of the LORD? Or who may stand in
His holy place?
4 He who has clean hands and a pure heart, who has not lifted up
his soul to an idol,
nor sworn deceitfully.
5 He shall receive blessing from the LORD, and righteousness from
the God of his
6 This is Jacob, the generation of those who seek Him, who seek
Your face. Selah
22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering,
23 gentleness, self-control. Against such there is no law.
24 And those who are Christ’s have crucified the flesh with its
passions and desires.
25 If we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the Spirit.
1 Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with
God through our
Lord Jesus Christ,
2 through whom also we have access by faith into this grace in
which we stand, and
rejoice in hope of the glory of God.
3 And not only that, but we also glory in tribulations, knowing
4 and perseverance, character; and character, hope.