Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 379 views
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.
God with Us
God With Us advent - coming, expectation All this took place to fulfill what the Lord had spoken by the prophet: “Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall call his name Immanuel” (which means, God with us). God With Us Hope - Zechariah - hope of son Hope of redemption - Messiah…
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…
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 168 views
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.
Good Morning, A few years ago we visited Yosemite national park and it is the most incredible stunning place on the planet… On the way home we took route 120 to leave the National park but after a while discovered the road had a lot sharp bend…and we started to suffer from car sickness and nausea… Then…
Rev. Claude L. White, Jr. • Sermon • • 43 views
Why I celebrate Christmas Christmas reminds me that God keeps His promises The birth of Christ was not an event which occurred by accident. Jesus’ birth was planned by God. The prophets of old predicted and proclaimed of this spectacular moment in time. God promised Christ would be born and God kept…
Scripture Reading 18 The birth of Jesus Christ came about this way: After His mother Mary had been engaged to Joseph, it was discovered before they came together that she was pregnant by the Holy Spirit. 19 So her husband Joseph, being a righteous man, and not wanting to disgrace her publicly, decided…
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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.
Christmas is a wonderful time of year. Full of goodies, treats and surprises! I have a surprise for you tonight. We are going to pass the offering plates tonight. So if you men would come forward please. However, tonight is special, instead of putting something into the plate, I would like you to take…
Pastor Luke taught from Matthew 1:18-25 and the main idea was, "At Christmas our peace is Jesus, the fulfillment of God’s plan." He said that Joseph’s peace was in God’s ways (verses 18-19). An astonishing announcement led to a risky response (verses 20-25). The angel’s astonishing announcement: Mary is telling the truth! Joseph’s risky response: Marry Mary! His risky response of obedience showed peace in God’s plan.
What Child is This?
Rick Page • Sermon • • 20 views
Joseph WCIT What child is this, who laid to rest, On Mary's lap is sleeping? Whom angels greet with anthems sweet, While shepherds watch are keeping? This, this is Christ the King, Whom shepherds guard and angels sing: Haste, haste to bring…
Rev. Claude L. White, Jr. • Sermon • • 17 views
Avoiding A Christ-less Christmas 23 “Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall call his name Immanuel” (which means, God with us). matt DT: Christmas without celebrating Christ disregards the purpose of the Holiday. Christmas is a Holy Day! Aim: We will celebrate Jesus Christ during…