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  • What Have You Learned From The Wise Men?

    Contributed by Wm. Darryl Scott Sr D.d. on Nov 29, 2002
    based on 54 ratings
     | 6,538 views

    We sing about these wise men, and then rarely act like wise men ourselves? What can we learn from them?

    IN MANY NATIVITY SCENES COMMEMORATING THE BIRTH OF JESUS ONE CAN ALWAYS CATCH A GLIMPSE OF “THE WISE MEN”. WE SEE THEM REPRESENTED ON CHRISTMAS CARDS, WE HEAR AND SING SONGS SUNG ABOUT THEM AND THEIR COURAGEOUS JOURNEY. MOST HOLIDAY SCENARIOS SUGGEST THAT THESE MEN (WHO TRADITION SAYS ...read more

  • They Presented Gifts To Him

    Contributed by Kenneth Trent on Dec 3, 2002
    based on 21 ratings
     | 2,352 views

    The visit of the Magi to Bethlehem, the star that guided them, and the gifts they brought to the Christ Child testified to His Messiahship.

    THEY PRESENTED GIFTS TO HIM "When they heard the king, they departed; and behold, the star which they had seen in the East went before them, till it came and stood over where the young Child was. When they saw the star, they rejoiced with exceeding great joy. And when they had come into the ...read more

  • The Threatening Baby

    Contributed by W Pittendreigh on Dec 5, 2002
    based on 90 ratings
     | 2,759 views

    Herod was threatened by the Baby Jesus. Are we threatened by Christ? Afraid he might rule our lives?

    Matthew 2:1-12 After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem and asked, "Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star in the east and have come to worship him." When King Herod heard this he was disturbed, ...read more

  • How The Grinch Stole Christmas Series

    Contributed by Chris Santasiere on Dec 5, 2002
    based on 228 ratings
     | 23,208 views

    This is the first message in a series looking at classic Christmas stories and relating them to the biblical account of Jesus’ birth.

    “Christmas Classics” HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS December 7, 2002 Introduction Tonight we begin a very special holiday message series on Christmas classics. For the next three weeks, we will look at a different classic Christmas story and apply biblical principles from the story of Jesus’ ...read more

  • Same Old Story

    Contributed by Tom Balog on Dec 4, 2002
    based on 46 ratings
     | 4,597 views

    Scriptures should always be looked at with a fresh set of eyes so that new insights can be seen.

    I’ve heard the story before. I mean I know it backwards and forwards, I can probably tell it in my sleep. Do I have really have to hear it again, let alone preach on it? Heck, there is even a song about it, “We three kings of orient are; bearing gifts we traverse afar, la la la la la la lalala ...read more

  • The Magi's Gifts

    Contributed by Revd. Martin Dale on Dec 27, 2002
    based on 44 ratings
     | 8,417 views

    What do the Magi’s gifts have to teach us?

    Saxlingham 05-01-03 “Let us look at the presents the Magi brought to Jesus.” Mt 2: 1-12 Story: The Readers’ Digest once asked this question: Have you ever imagined what would have happened if there had been three wise women instead of three wise men at the ...read more

  • Taking Christ Out Of Christmas

    Contributed by Denn Guptill on Dec 29, 2002
    based on 16 ratings
     | 7,140 views

    What would happen if we took all of the Religious elements out of Christmas?

    Have you noticed that every year people seem more intent on secularizing Christmas? They wish you a “Happy Holiday” or “Seasons Greetings” then have presentations at school that make no mention of the Manger or the Wise Men let alone the Christ Child. Now I may be a little overly sensitive but ...read more

  • Changing Our Behavior In The New Year

    Contributed by Scott Bradford on Dec 29, 2002
    based on 56 ratings
     | 4,146 views

    This message confronts Herod’s behavior, and how we as Christians need to change our behvior to be more reflective of a Christian lifestyle.

    This time of year, many people get around to making some "New Years Resolutions". No doubt, some well intended resolutions that may last for a while, but not all resolutions get kept, and most have gone by the way saide within just a few short weeks. But I want us as we approach a New year to think ...read more

  • El Rey De Los Judios

    Contributed by Jorge Alvarez on Dec 26, 2002
    based on 104 ratings
     | 4,318 views

    ¿Quien hizo esta primera declaracion del Rey de los Judios? ¿Quienes eran los magos? ¿Astrologos, Astronomos, o hechiseros? Observe el mensaje que aqui la escritura nos muestra para edificacion.

    El Rey De Los Judios Mt 2:1-12 Introduccion: Diciembre 22, 2002 evening service at Ebenezer, Union City, CA ̈Vinieron del oriente a Jerusalen unos magos, diciendo: ¿Donde esta el Rey de los Judios, que ha nacido? Porque su estrella hemos visto en el oriente, y venimos a adorarle.̈ ...read more

  • "The Light Shines"

    Contributed by Kenneth Sauer on Jan 3, 2003
    based on 31 ratings
     | 6,306 views

    God has made known the Light of His eternal glory, so that the darkness of sin might be dispelled in us and in the world around us.

    ISAIAH 60:1-6 Matthew 2:1-12 “The Light Shines” By: Rev. Kenneth Emerson Sauer, Pastor of Parkview United Methodist Church, Newport News, VA A father told his young son to go to bed. The boy started up the stairs but realized it was dark and he couldn’t reach the light switch. So, he went back ...read more

  • The Journey To Jesus

    Contributed by Eric Snyder on Jan 27, 2003
    based on 39 ratings
     | 4,362 views

    Christmas

    The Journey to Jesus, Matthew 2:1-12 Eric A. Snyder, Minister Farwell Church of Christ December 22, 2002 Wise men traveled a great distance to worship Jesus, yet there were important intellectuals who wouldn’t go six miles out to see if the rumors were true... Jerusalem 6 miles from Bethlehem. ...read more

  • Joseph, Our Model

    Contributed by Ed Wood on Feb 17, 2003
    based on 29 ratings
     | 3,028 views

    A Biblical Character Study (Joseph-Jesus’ step-father)

    JOSEPH, OUR MODEL Matthew 2:13-15, 19-23 INTRO: Children model their lives after those around them. God-fearing parents usually have Godfearing children because the children model their lives after the parents. Children model their lives after their teachers. All of us think back about teachers ...read more

  • Star Trek: The Next Generation

    Contributed by David Petticrew on Mar 3, 2003
    based on 5 ratings
     | 3,000 views

    Contrasting the Magi with Herod to show the acceptance of outsiders in the Kingdom of God and a warning to the insiders to be careful.

    Introduction Ever since I first started preached I have longed to preach this sermon, or rather a sermon with this title. It just struck me as the perfect title for a sermon on the story on magi’s visit to Jesus, Star Trek, but then it is not only about the story of the magi but about how the ...read more

  • The Gospel According To The Wise Men

    Contributed by Robbie Parsons on Jan 18, 2003
    based on 64 ratings
     | 3,055 views

    The gospel as told by the attitudes and gifts the Wise Men brought.

    WHO? The Wise Men were Magi from the east (Persia?) They were educated in astronomy, maybe astrology. Being influenced by Daniel and Mordecai, they were well versed in the OT. As men treated like royalty, they probably arrived with a large entourage with great fanfare. WHAT? They ...read more

  • A Tale Of Two Kings Series

    Contributed by Brian Bill on May 12, 2003
    based on 455 ratings
     | 226,711 views

    Herod vs. Jesus. Which king will you follow?

    Note: Sections of this sermon come from a sermon by Ray Pritchard and are used by permission A Tale of Two Kings I’ve always liked watching “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas.” My favorite part is when he dresses up his little ugly dog like a reindeer. Maybe I like the movie so much because there’s ...read more