Contributed by Freddy Fritz on Dec 9, 2006
In this sermon, as we consider the arrival of the king, we see the dilemma of Mary, the distress of Joseph, the directive of the angel, the declaration of the prophet, and the decision of Joseph.
Today is the second Sunday of Advent. For this season of Advent I am preaching a series of sermons titled, “The Advent of the King,” which is based on Matthew’s Gospel chapters 1 and 2.
The apostle Matthew wrote his Gospel for the Jews. His purpose in writing this Gospel was to