Do you hear what I hear? Do you see what I see? God reveals himself in the Christmas story.
The story of Christmas is one of God honoring the Son and of us honoring God’s gift to us. Like a child honors his parents by obeying so we honor God when we obey him. Are you bringing honor to God in how you live your life? Matthew 2:1-12 Other Scripture Referenced: Psalm 32:8, Ephesians […]
Matthew 2:1-12 tells the story of the magi from the East. In this message Peter Ellis shows the world mission focus of this story with emphasis on how God speaks to people in a variety of ways to draw them to himself.
The theological explanation behind Jesus coming to earth as a baby–the incarnation. Philippians 2:1-11 gives overview and Matthew 4:1-11 gives an example of what Jesus did for us while on earth–the temptation in the wilderness.
Study of Matthew 2–the story of the Magi or wisemen. Global interest of God and this gospel rather than just local or Jewish.
#2 in 4 part series about the personalities around Jesus on the first Christmas. Focus is on the visit to the temple when Jesus was a child.
#2 in a 4 part series about who Jesus was even before the manger–His essential nature. Isaiah 53 describes Jesus in the servant role which includes his suffering on our behalf.