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SERMONS & MEDIA ON BETHLEHEM

Our sermon ideas on Bethlehem will help you preach a powerful message. This small, little town is an important location for many events that unfolded in the Scriptures, including David's birthplace and the fulfillment of the prophecy made about the location where Jesus was born. Prepare your messages on Bethlehem with sermon outlines or an entire sermon series.


BETHLEHEM SERMON OUTLINES

by Stan Coffey

"So Joseph also went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea to Bethlehem the town of David, because he belonged to the house and line of David. He went there to register with Mary, who was pledged to be married to him and was expecting a child. While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, and she...

by Jerry Vines

The story of Ruth is told around the little village of Bethlehem. We know, also, that the story of Christmas is told around the little village of Bethlehem. In the Old Testament it is predicted that the Lord Jesus, our Savior, would be born in Bethlehem. In Micah 5, verse 2, it says, ''But thou, Bethlehem Ephrathah, though thou be little...

by Johnny Hunt

How earnestly David longed for the water of the well of Bethlehem. This was David's city, and he knew the excellence of the water there. It was harvest-time; the weather was hot; he was thirsty; perhaps good water was scarce, and therefore he earnestly wished, "O that I could but have one drink of the water of the well of...

by James Merritt

1. Every person's existence can basically be summarized with three words: birth, life, and death. When you think of the birth, life, and death of the lord Jesus Christ, three cities instantly come to mind: Bethlehem is where he was born, Nazareth is where he lived, Jerusalem is where he died. 2. Each one of those cities conjures up a different...

by Jeff Schreve

If you have your Bibles, please turn to Luke chapter 2. It was in 1865 that the very famous author and pastor and hymn-writer, Philip Brooks, went to the Holy Land. And he was in Jerusalem, and he traveled by horseback on Christmas Eve to the little town called Bethlehem, in 1865. And he gathered with...

by Jeff Strite

I love to sing, and so I want to start out this sermon by having us all sing the first 2 verses of ''O Little Town of Bethlehem''. ''O little town of Bethlehem, How still we see thee lie! Above your deep and dreamless sleep, the silent stars go by. Yet in thy dark streets shineth the everlasting Light. The hopes and fears of all the years are met...

by Jonathan McLeod

THE PROMISE FULFILLED But you, O Bethlehem Ephrathah, who are too little to be among the clans of Judah, from you shall come forth for me one who is to be ruler in Israel, whose coming forth is from of old, from ancient days (Micah 5:2). And assembling all the chief priests and scribes of the people...

by Donald Cantrell

Mic 5:2 KJV - But thou, Bethlehem Ephratah, though thou be little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of thee shall he come forth unto me that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth have been from of old, from everlasting. I - The Frivolous Humility of Bethlehem ''Minimum Might'' Bethlehem's Name and...

by J. Gerald Harris

This is my ninth Christmas as the pastor of Eastside Baptist Church. Now, that's not an extremely long pastorate when you consider the fact that Dr. W. A. Criswell was pastor of the First Baptist Church of Dallas, Texas, for 50 years. And, of course, here in our own community Dr. Nelson Price was pastor of Roswell Street Baptist Church...

by Ernest Easley

Isn't this a wonderful time of year? Don't you enjoy the Christmas season? I sure do. One of the good things about Christmas is that you can make people forget the past with a present! All you have to do to have your Christmas spirit challenged is to spend time shopping in a Mall. A Christmas shopper's complaint is one of long...