Christmas 2016: Back to the Future
A New Vision
Joseph had a simple vision Be a carpenter Be a husband Be a father God had a simple vision Enter the world Teach the world Save the world The world has been given a simple vision Accept Reject What is your vision of your relationship with Jesus next Christmas?
A New Anticipation
Scripture: Matthew 2 Christmas enhances our… Excitement Emotions Endurance Let’s be wise and… Read the story and give God the glory.
A New Understanding
Scripture: Luke 1:46-55 God… Looks on and exalts the humble Shows mercy to those who fear Him Fills the hungry He also… Scatters the proud Brings down the mighty Sends away the rich Humility and Hunger is how we Magnify his Majesty.
A New Excitement
Sermon Text: Luke 1:39-45 Mary Myths Mary was always a virgin – Mt. 1:24,25 Mary was sinless -Rom. 3:23 Mary was taken up into heaven -No Bible basis Mary was the Mother of God. What we know about Mary, the mother of Jesus She was a young girl – about 12 or 13. She was a humble and faithful. She was a poor, simple village girl. God uses the most improbable people to fulfill His purposes! SHOW How COVID has affected us