Summary: The good news that Jesus was born and lived and died and rose again!!
If Christ had not come, the world would still be in darkness.
If Christ had not come, we would not know what love is.
If Christ had not come, there would be no good news to tell.
If Christ had not come, there would be no hope beyond the grave.
If Christ had not come, there would be no hope for the world.
Because He Did Come!
He descended down here that we might ascend up there
He became poor that we might become rich
2 Cor 8:9-For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though He was rich, yet for your sakes He became poor, that you through His poverty might become rich.
He was born that we might be born again
The wind blows where it wishes, and you hear the sound of it, but cannot tell where it comes from and where it goes. So is everyone who is born of the Spirit.”
He became a servant that we might become sons
Gal. 4:6-7-And because you are sons, God has sent forth the Spirit of His Son into your hearts, crying out, “Abba, Father!”
He left His home that we might have a home in heaven
Matt. 8:20-And Jesus said to him, “Foxes have holes and birds of the air have nests, but the Son of Man has nowhere to lay His head.”
And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and receive you to Myself; that where I am, there you may be also
He was hungry that we might be fed
Matt. 4:2-And when He had fasted forty days and forty nights, afterward He was hungry.
Your fathers ate the manna in the wilderness, and are dead.
This is the bread which comes down from heaven, that one may eat of it and not die.
I am the living bread which came down from heaven. If anyone eats of this bread, he will live forever; and the bread that I shall give is My flesh, which I shall give for the life of the world.”
He was thirsty that we might drink of the Living Water