I'm giving our xmas lesson in YW on Sunday. Our lesson is about the characteristics/attributes of those involved in the story; begining with Elisabeth and Zacharias. I've done some reading and come across some really interesting talks and articles. The point of the lesson is to help the girls understand the importance of becoming as the Savior. Mary, Joseph, John the Baptist, etc. were all undoubtedly prepared to be instruments in God's hand. The YW should be too. We'll also be tying it into a personal progress project the girls have been working on for a few weeks (Divine Nature).
Anyone have any interesting tidbits, thoughts, etc that perhaps I haven't thought of? This was one of the interesting reads I came across this morning: