Merry Advent #1: Let It Be

Mary was chosen by God to bring Jesus into the world. Today it's easy to see what a great thing this was, but Mary's could have been executed for being pregnant before she was married. What was her reaction? She simply said, Let it be. 

What is our reaction when things don't work out the way we had hoped?

At the beginning of the message, we showed this video from Heartland Community Church in Rockford, IL: