The Christmas defensive deployed

Bible readings John 3:27-36 Luke 3:1-6 Introduction My dear friends in the Lord, Jesus Christ, One can easily make the mistake by reading through Luke 2 into Luke 3 and not pick up the time frame between the two chapters.  In a quick succession of a few verses, we meet Christ as a newborn baby, … Continue reading The Christmas defensive deployed

Christmas: Christ is God, the Almighty Saviour

Bible readings Hebrews 1:1-4 Hebrews 2:5-18 Introduction Dear brothers and sisters in the Lord, Christmas is a time of joy.  It was the message delivered by the angel:   “Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people. For there is born to you … Continue reading Christmas: Christ is God, the Almighty Saviour

Christmas – Salvation through the line of David

Bible Readings John 1:11-14 Ezekiel 37:11-28 Introduction When our Lord met with his disciples after his resurrection He took them through the Old Testament with these words:   These are my words that I spoke to you while I was still with you, that everything written about me in the Law of Moses and the … Continue reading Christmas – Salvation through the line of David