Christmas Eve 2021December 23, 2021
Christmas Eve 2021
II. Because Jesus Christ Came to Earth, Three Things Can Be True in My Life
A. My past can be .
1. Romans 3:23 (NAS) For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God.
2. None of us are “good” the time!
3. God’s forgiveness is . . .
4. Isaiah 1:18 (NAS) “Come now, and let us reason together,” says the Lord, “though your sins are as scarlet, they will be as white as snow; though they are red like crimson, they will be like wool.”
B. My present can be .
1. Philippians 4:13 (NAS) I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.
C. My future can be .
1. Hebrews 2:14-15 (NLT) 14Because God’s children are human beings—made of flesh and blood—the Son also became flesh and blood. For only as a human being could he die, and only by dying could he break the power of the devil, who had the power of death. 15Only in this way could he set free all who have lived their lives as slaves to the fear of dying.
2. Hebrews 9:27 (NAS) And inasmuch as it is appointed for men to die once and after this comes judgment.
3. For a follower of Jesus, is just a !
III. God’s Gifts to You This Christmas
A. The gift of
1. Ephesians 1:6-7 (NLT) 6So we praise God for the glorious grace he has poured out on us who belong to his dear Son. 7He is so rich in kindness and grace that he purchased our freedom with the blood of his Son and forgave our sins.
B. The gift of
1. John 14:27 (NAS) “Peace I leave with you; My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Do not let your heart be troubled, nor let it be fearful.”
C. The gift of
1. Romans 6:23 (NAS) For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
IV. A Question to Ask Yourself as You Prepare for Christmas
A. “Have I God’s Christmas gift of ?”
B. “How do I receive God’s gift of Jesus Christ?”
1. By in and committing your life to Jesus Christ!