Pastor-teacher Don Hargrove

Faith Bible Church

Wednesday, Dec 30, 2009††

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Salvation (Rom. 1-3); Christian life (Rom 7:15-25; 8:3-9); Christian transformative growth through BD (Rom 12:2)

CHRISTMAS SPECIAL 2009 Ė Part 2

Jesus Christ: the Superlative Person of the Universe

 

A.The Superlative Person of the Universe, the Lord Jesus Christ, the God-man, and His Marvelous Matchless Grace, Col 1:15-18; Jn 1:16.

 

B.The Ultimate Christmas gift of the God-man, Isa 9:6-7; Micah 5:2;Heb 1:1-4, 8; 2:14-16; 7:25-26; 10:5-9; Mt 28:18-20; Jn 1:1-18, 10:30; Philip 2:5-11; Gal 4:4-5.

 

††††††††††† 1.The Ultimate OT Promise: Eternal God becoming man, Isa 9:6-7; Mic 5:2.

 

††††††††††† 2.†† The Majesty of Jesus Christ and His incarnation, Jn 1:1-18,

 

††††††††††† 3.†† The Sonís effulgence and willingness to become man, Heb 1:1-4, 8;2:14-15; 4:14-16; 7:25-26; 10:5-9; Philip 2:5-11.

 

††††††††††† 4.The Son as our Exemplar par excellence, 1 Pet 2:21; 1 Jn 2:6.Heb 12:1-2; Eph 4:12-15; Col 3:1-4; 1 Cor 11:1; 1 Thess 1:6; Jn 1:18; 14:9

 

C. The historical narrative of the Grand Incarnation.Lk 2:1-38

 

††††††††††† 1.The narrative Ė the space-time historical events, Lk 2:1-20.

 

††††††††††† 2. The Shekinah glory of God, 2:9.

 

††††††††††† 3. The Angelic Conflict, 2:13.

 

D.†† Gifts from the Indescribable Gift of Jesus Christ (2 Cor 9:15)

 

††††††††††† 1. Christís gift of the good news of the gospel, Lk 2:10.

 

††††††††††† 2.Christís gift of great joy, 2:10.

 

††††††††††† 3. Christís gift of Himself as Savior, Lk 2:11.

 

††††††††††† 4. Christís gift of peace with and glorification of God, Lk 2:14.

 

††††††††††† 5. The blessings of OWC: the Christ-centered, God-glorifying life, 2:15-38.