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Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ, provides Christians with an example of obedience to God and trust in Christ. She shared in the sufferings of her son, and took her place alongside the other disciples.
I Will Build My Church: Luke & Acts Series
This season of the year draws out those newspapers and magazine articles that attack, question and lament the issue of the virgin birth... One writer for the New York Times put the lament plainly: “The faith in the Virgin Birth reflects the way American Christianity is becoming less intellectual and…
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Jesus Christ was born to a poor unmarried Jewish couple in the village of Bethlehem. As Son of God, he was conceived by the Holy Spirit in the womb of his mother Mary.
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Luke 1:35 "And the angel answered and said to her, "The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; and for that reason the holy offspring shall be called the Son of God." A ten-year old, who was becoming quite knowledgeable about the Bible because of her grandmother's…
2 “But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, Though you are little among the thousands of Judah, Yet out of you shall come forth to Me The One to be Ruler in Israel, Whose goings forth are from of old, From everlasting.” 17 “Do not think that I came to destroy the Law or the Prophets. I did not come to destroy but…
The Gospel of Luke
A Birth Announcement like No Other - Luke 1:5-38 INTRO: “We’re having a baby!” … These are the ecstatic words of the elated young couple expecting their first child… or of the sweet little child announcing in super cute fashion that she is about to get another sibling! Yay! … I’ve heard similar words…
A FearLESS Christmas
Message given Christmas Eve concerning God overcoming our inadequacy and not feeling as if we are good enough. Merry Christmas!
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The assuming by God of human nature in the person of Jesus Christ. The incarnation is the fixed and permanent physical dwelling of God in his world, as opposed to the temporary manifestation of the divine presence and power in a theophany.
Pastor Luke began advent by preaching from Luke 1:26-38, where the main idea was, "At Christmas we hope in the Savior who came and is coming." He said that because of the Hope of a Savior: Mary’s hope was in God’s promises (verses 26-30) and an astonishing announcement led to a risky response (verses 31-38). The angel’s astonishing announcement was that you will have God’s Son! Mary’s risky response was to do to me want God wants! Her risky response of submission showed hope in God’s plan.