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  • Why These Particular Shepherds?

    Contributed by Kenneth Trent on Nov 28, 2002
    based on 116 ratings

    The night our Savior was born in Bethlehem there were many other shepherds watching over flocks in the Judean hill country. This outline submits some thoughts as to why these particular shepherds were so highly honored.

    WHY THESE PARTICULAR SHEPHERDS? Now there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. And behold, an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were greatly afraid.” Luke 2:8-9. There were more

  • Cradle, Cross And Crown

    Contributed by Dr. C. David White on Dec 1, 2002
    based on 44 ratings

    The three greatest days in history mark the golden epochs of Christianty.

    The Cradle, the Cross and the Crown Lk. 2:7 And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manager; because there was no room for them in the inn. Lk. 23:33 And when they were come to the place, which is called Calvary, there they crucified him, more

  • The Lamb Who Became A Lion

    Contributed by Dr. C. David White on Dec 1, 2002
    based on 17 ratings

    The true Jesus can be characterized by two Biblical metaphors.

    Mary had a little lamb Who became a Lion. 1.) Illus. Little girl misquoting Jn. 3:16, “For God so loved the world that He gave His only Forgotten Son.” 2.) The world which once had “no room” for Jesus will SOON make room. 3.) Have we forgotten Who the real Jesus is????? [Our understanding of more

  • The Grinch Is Dead Series

    Contributed by Chris Kelly on Dec 3, 2002
    based on 37 ratings

    Are you a Christmas grinch? Learn these simple steps towards reforming your grouchy ways.

    The ‘Grinch’ is Dead! 12/17/00 Video: The Grinch Who Stole Christmas I’ve got a confession to make this morning… A fact, that up to this pt. only my wife knew about… It’s not a part of my history that I am necc. proud of…but… it’s something I feel I need to make public at this time… I…I… was a more

  • God's Gift Of Peace Series

    Contributed by Brian Moon on Dec 4, 2002
    based on 28 ratings

    Part 2 of this new series that is looking into the true meaning of Christmas.

    “Christmas Beyond the Wrapping Paper” part 2 God’s Gift of Peace Brian A. Moon A number of years ago now I had the opportunity to go spend a week on a houseboat floating down the St. John’s River in north Central Florida. It was a busy week leading up to this trip and when we arrived I found more

  • God Seems To Have A Soft Spot For Shepherds Series

    Contributed by Revd. Martin Dale on Dec 26, 2002
    based on 31 ratings

    Why did God reveal this wonderful news to shepherds - of all people!!!!!

    Bale 29-12-02 God seems to have a soft spot for Shepherds Luke 2:1-14 Story: A famous hostess was holding a dinner party to which she invited a famous Shakespearean actor. After the main course and then the dessert, she asked the actor if he would be willing to more

  • What If God Gave You A Witness Like He Did The Shepherds

    Contributed by Scott Bradford on Dec 26, 2002
    based on 34 ratings

    This sermon asks the question "What if God gave you a witness like He did the Shepherds?" What if He let you witness something as powerful as the birth of the Son of God?

    .  (1) Preparing for large Christmas Eve family gathering, a mother had been giving out orders like a drill sergeant: "Pick up your things! Don’t get your clothes dirty! Put away those toys." Well, her 4-year-old daughter had been underfoot all day, so she sent her to the next room to play with more

  • Christmas In Its Christian Context

    Contributed by Donnie Martin on Dec 26, 2002
    based on 44 ratings

    Since Christmas is more than merely a baby in a manger, we need to celebrate this holiday realizing the full scope of Christ’s incarnation.

    Christmas In Its Christian Context Text: Isa.7: 14; Luke 2: 6-7 Intro: We Christians often complain that Christmas has become so commercialized that its real meaning has become all but totally obscured. That complaint is certainly warranted, for in the secular world, Christmas seems to be far more

  • Before I Die

    Contributed by Bradley Boydston on Dec 26, 2002
    based on 76 ratings

    Why does Luke include the story of Simeon in his gospel? Four lessons based on his cameo appearance.

    - - - - - - - - - - - - - - All scripture is quoted from the New Living Translation of the Bible. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - What do you most want to do before you die? Hike the Grand Canyon? Run the Boston Marathon? Have grandchildren? Win $315 million in the lottery? What do you have to do more

  • Happy Birthday Jesus!

    Contributed by Jorge Alvarez on Dec 26, 2002
    based on 44 ratings

    Christmas season is a celebration of the birth of Christ. What a great opportunity this is to praise our Lord and gather with family members for a reason. !!!GREAT SERMON STARTER!!!

    Happy Birthday Jesus! INTRODUCTION: December 24, 2000 morning service PIB San Diego, TX; December 2001 at Ebenezer, Union City, CA It is said that the most important date in the life of a person is it’s birthday. You can forget everything else about that person, and most of all if its your more

  • Christ Our Savior Series

    Contributed by Clyde Grimes on Dec 27, 2002
    based on 65 ratings

    Part 1 of 4 Advent sermons focusing on the Four-fold Gospel (C&MA distinctives)

    Christ Our Savior (4FG-1) I. Why Do I Need a Savior? A. Because of personal insecurities B. Because of personal sin C. Because I cannot save myself II. What Is God’s Plan to Meet My Need? A. A costly solution B. The only solution III. How Do I Receive Christ as My Savior? A. Admit my more

  • The Angels Song

    Contributed by Joe Harding on Dec 27, 2002
    based on 44 ratings

    Jesus was born to bring Glory to God and on earth peace to men on whom His favor rests.

    THE ANGELS SONG LUKE 2: 1-10 DECEMBER 22, 2002 INTRODUCTION: It’s all about singing! It’s all about the music! I don’t know of anytime within the year that calls us to sing like Christmas. Someone that found Jesus this year as her personal Savior sent me an e-mail I had seen before but just seemed more

  • Peace On Earth Series

    Contributed by Chris Appleby on Dec 28, 2002
    based on 56 ratings

    God offers us peace with him, with each other and peace from worry.

    It was dark and cold and the small group of men huddled around their fire to keep warm. In the social strata of the day, you’d have to say they were near the bottom rung. But still, despite their lack of education and social status they were aware of much more than the intelligentsia might have more

  • Faith That Turns Darkness Into Light

    Contributed by Paul Kallan on Dec 29, 2002
    based on 28 ratings

    Put your hand into the hand of God and go out into the darkness. That shall be to you Better than light and safer than a known way.’

    Charles Dickens tells the story of Scrooge in “A Christmas Carol”. Scrooge and Marley were business partners as well as life-long friends. Both of them were very greedy, heartless and inhuman to those who worked with them as well as to the needy people around them. Seven years after the death, more

  • A Peaceful Passing

    Contributed by Karl Eckhoff on Dec 30, 2002
    based on 34 ratings

    Christmas is not a time when we like to discuss death, but the story of our Lord and the calendar of the church year won’t allow us to ignore it. The question then is how can we face this experience we would rather not discuss with peace.

    Christmas 1 B Luke 2:25-35 A Peaceful Passing 12/29/02 "A myriad of men are born; they labor and sweat and struggle;...they squabble and scold and fight; they scramble for little mean advantages over each other; age creeps upon them; infirmities follow; ...those they love are taken from them, and more