“The Word Became Flesh… In Him Was Life”
Genesis 1:1-5; John 1:1-18 (text) October 11, 2015 â€¢ Download this sermon (PDF) Dear Congregation of Christ: Starting today, we take a break from our study of the Psalms. It had been a joy and a great encouragement to study King David’s and other psalmists’ sorrows and joys, complaints and praises to God. We […]
Born to Be “Like His Brothers in Every Respect”
Notwithstanding images of a â€œsuper babyâ€ at his birth, Jesus was like any other baby born in this world by a woman. We hear cute little children in Christmas pageants singing, â€œThe cattle are lowing, the baby awakes, but little Lord Jesus, no crying he makes.â€ No, the baby Jesus did cry.
â€œThe Son Fulfilled the Righteous Requirement of the Lawâ€
Christ â€œbecame a curseâ€ to redeem us from the â€œcurse of the lawâ€ (Gal 3:13). He was â€œborn under the lawâ€ to redeem us who were â€œunder the lawâ€ (Gal 4:4-5).