SERMONS, OUTLINES, ILLUSTRATIONS, AND PREACHING IDEAS

SERMONS & MEDIA ON SHEPHERDS

Our sermon ideas on Shepherds will help you preach a powerful message. The Shepherds were hard working men, out in the fields, tending to their flocks, when out of nowhere the angels appeared announcing the best news this world has ever heard. We can learn a lot from these men that will greatly benefit our congregation. Prepare your messages on the shepherds with sermon outlines or an entire sermon series.


SHEPHERDS SERMON OUTLINES

by Jerry Vines

When Jesus was born representative groups came to attend His birth. There were Simeon and Anna who were the devout believers who represents spiritual -minded people who come to the birth of the Lord Jesus. The wise men came when Jesus was born. They remind us that studious people come to the Lord Jesus...

by Ken Trivette

Getting laid off from your job is bad, but even worse is to lose your job around Christmas time. A few headlines I came across this past week read, ''No Christmas Parade Due to Pending Layoffs,'' ''Holiday layoffs are Adding Up,'' ''Walt Disney World is planning layoffs this holiday season,'' and ''Holiday cheer damped by...

by Dennis Marquardt

INTRO: A clear night sky, peaceful shepherds watching over their flocks at night, a peaceful town called Bethlehem at the outskirts of the big city Jerusalem, joyful angels singing with beloved shepherds below listening, a kind of holiday atmosphere everywhere, Joseph and Mary...

by Jerry Watts

- What do you think of when you hear these words ''THE DRAFT?'' Some think of the draft which takes place every year in sports as college athletes are ''drafted'' into the pros. Think about it; these top level athletes don't particularly get to decide ''where'' they play, they are drafted. In this same line of thinking, when we hear the...

by Duane Bemis

Verse 8: Now there were in the same country shepherds living out in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. - Shepherds: The occupation of the Shepherd was the lowest position. There were people who had much and people who had little and the smelly shepherds where below them all. Yet, the creator of the Heavens...

by Donald Cantrell

In this awesome story we find one of the most stunning events to be found in the entire bible. I honestly think that many never even give it a second thought, the events that happened outside the fields of Bethlehem. On the night that God was going to proclaim the birth of his Son, the Savior of...

by Brian Fletcher

Have you ever seen something spectacular? Something that you had a hard time believing that you were seeing? Maybe you've seen the Grand Canyon, Andrew talks about standing next to the giant sequoia trees in California. How about a couple of weeks ago on Dec. 12th, did anyone notice...

by Fred Lowery

OK. We're in Luke 2 this morning. Ky was just showing me on his phone how we're - we're working out something where you can go use UVersion which is my favorite on my Iphone and you can follow the Scripture with your Iphone but if you just have your copy of the Scripture, I'd like you to turn to Luke 2. That's where we are this...

by Roger Thomas

This is the shepherds' view of the Christmas events. Our biblical text summarized what happened that night. What would it have been like to have been one of those men? The following is an exercise of the imagination. We don't know what became of the shepherds. It could easily have been like this. The time: It is about...

by Jerry Branch

2000 plus years ago, here were these guys standing out in some pasture, in the middle of the night, and suddenly this angel of the Lord comes on the scene. I'll bet they came to their full senses in about one heartbeat. I remember walking guard duty while I was in Army boot camp. It was dark as it could be, and our guard...