Matt. 1:18-25; John 1:14; Phil. 2:5-11
INTRODUCTION: Today is the day when all of the world looks to the birth of Jesus Christ!
Is there anything wrong with looking only to his birth?
Wle$bratinW C stmas is remembering th posT of his coming!
Why did he om at made this baby different from all of the rest?
What kind of eople~did he come for in this world?
1. HE CAME FOR THE LOWLY PEOPLE.(Phil. 2:7-8)
Exp: Lowly meaning humble or quiet in condition. _
(2:7-8) He humbled and became a man--All peop awre lowly and frail individuals!
He came for those who may live by this wor d's lowly standards.
Ill: Why did many people miss the coming of Christ? Expectation of a Davidic King who
serve as an earthly king and he came as a suffering servant! (A bond-servant)
App: He identified himself not with the religious or social crowd of his day, but with
the common people! He ate in the homes of the outcasts and sinners! We are all
*TO THE LOWLY: HE CAME TO BE THEIR FRIEND!
2. HE CAME FOR THE LONELY PEOPLE.(Matt. 1:23)
Exp: Who are the lonely people? Those without Jesus Christ! God is with us!(John 1:14)
Ill: How many times in this holiday season have you been brought to meditate upon the
truth that this baby is the Son of Go ...
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