The Child of Promise

      
The true message of Christmas is that all that has been promised in the Old Testament is now a reality. A glorious hope and joy that is ours in Jesus Christ!

Sermon Scripture and Outline

Sermon Scripture - Luke 1:5-23, 67-79

Introduction
  • Luke 1:31
  • Matt. 1:21
A Child is Born
  • Luke 2:46-50
Responding to Jesus
  • Psalm 62:1-2
The Child of Promise
  • Isaiah 9:5-7
  • Acts 26:17-18

Discussion Questions

  1. Which of the four songs in Luke resonates with you the most? Why?
  2. Why did the savior (Jesus) have to be the God-man? Could anyone else be the savior? Why or why not?
  3. Read Psalm 62:1-2. What does it mean that God is our rock and salvation?
  4. What is the response that the birth of Jesus demands? Ho can we call people to a response this Christmas season?
  5. Read Isaiah 9. What do we learn about Jesus in this passage about the promised Messiah?
  6. What is something the Lord has been teaching you this week?