Sermon Series: Christmas

The Star Of Hope

Date: December 25th, 1955  |  Scripture: Luke 2:1-20  |  Topics: Future, Providence, Trust

And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed. (And this taxing was first made when Cyrenius was governor of Syria.) And all went to be taxed, every one into his own city. And Joseph also went up from Galilee, out of the city of Nazareth, into Judaea, unto the city of David, which is called Bethlehem; (because he was of the house and lineage of David:) To be taxed with Mary his espoused wife, being great with child. And sContinue Reading

A Decree of Caesar Augustus

Date: December 22nd, 1957  |  Scripture: Luke 2:1  |  Topics: Bible, Christianity, Fate, History, Israel, Rome, Sovereignty

And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed.

Dr. Luke, Writer of the Virgin Birth

Date: December 21st, 1958  |  Scripture: Luke 1:1-4  |  Topics: Christmas, God-Man, Incarnation, Luke, Nativity, Theophilus, Virgin Birth

Forasmuch as many have taken in hand to set forth in order a declaration of those things which are most surely believed among us, Even as they delivered them unto us, which from the beginning were eyewitnesses, and ministers of the word; It seemed good to me also, having had perfect understanding of all things from the very first, to write unto thee in order, most excellent Theophilus, That thou mightest know the certainty of those things, wherein thou hast been instructed.

Born a King

Date: December 20th, 1959  |  Scripture: Jeremiah 33:4-21  |  Topics: Baby, Jesus, King, Nativity, Savior, Son

For thus saith the LORD, the God of Israel, concerning the houses of this city, and concerning the houses of the kings of Judah, which are thrown down by the mounts, and by the sword; They come to fight with the Chaldeans, but it is to fill them with the dead bodies of men, whom I have slain in mine anger and in my fury, and for all whose wickedness I have hid my face from this city. Behold, I will bring it health and cure, and I will cure them, and will reveal unto them the abundance of peace aContinue Reading

The Word Made Flesh

Date: December 24th, 1961  |  Scripture: John 1:14  |  Topics: Baby, Christmas, Incarnation, Need, Poverty, Testing

And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth.

The Dayspring from On High

Date: December 23rd, 1962  |  Scripture: Luke 1:78  |  Topics: Blessing, Christmas, Gifts, Savior

Through the tender mercy of our God; whereby the dayspring from on high hath visited us,

The Child of Mary and the Son of God

Date: December 22nd, 1963  |  Scripture: Isaiah 9:6  |  Topics: Counselor, Creator, Heir, Jesus, Nativity, Prince of Peace, Son of God

For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.

The Decrees of Caesar and of God

Date: December 20th, 1964  |  Scripture: Luke 2:1  |  Topics: Birth, Decree, History, Jesus, Mary, Nativity

And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed.

The Babe in the Manger

Date: December 25th, 1966  |  Scripture: Luke 2:12  |  Topics: Christ, Christmas, Incarnation, Nativity, Savior

And this shall be a sign unto you; Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger.

The Coming King

Date: December 24th, 1967  |  Scripture: John 18:37  |  Topics: Christ, Christmas, Crucifixion, Incarnation, King, Kingdom

Pilate therefore said unto him, Art thou a king then? Jesus answered, Thou sayest that I am a king. To this end was I born, and for this cause came I into the world, that I should bear witness unto the truth. Every one that is of the truth heareth my voice.