Monthly Archives: December 2012

105. The Challenge of the Christ of Christmas. Galatians 4:4-5

Over the last week millions of people all over the world went to Christian services to celebrate the birth of Jesus of Nazareth. What was so significant about His coming into the world at this time almost 2000 years ago?  … Continue reading

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104. Who is the Jesus Christ of Christmas? Part 4 of 4. Jesus the JUDGE

Jesus the judge! Surely an oxymoron! Surely those words cannot stand together in the same phrase! Jesus in His teaching encouraged the needy to look to Him for help. But He also warned those who were rejecting His teaching, of … Continue reading

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103.Who is the Jesus Christ of Christmas? Part 3 of 4. Jesus is THE LORD

It is obvious that many people don’t understand what it means that “Jesus is Lord”. How can one know this? For the simple reason that if such people did understand the significance of Jesus Christ as Lord they would not … Continue reading

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102. Who is the Jesus Christ of Christmas? Part 2 of 4. Jesus THE Saviour

No wonder the baby born to Mary was called “Jesus”. Mary’s husband Joseph was told by an angel of the Lord in a dream, that the child to be born to Mary was to be called “Jesus.” Not only that … Continue reading

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101. Who is the Jesus Christ of Christmas? Part 1 of 4. Jesus the Creator

Jesus Christ of Nazareth is the Creator of this universe. Wow, that’s some statement! But a true one! You see, there are some things we need to recognise about creation. One is that no human was there to observe it. … Continue reading

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100. Who is the Jesus Christ of Christmas? (An Overview)

We had just finished a Good Friday service. The Cathedral had been reasonably full as it always was for that particular service each year. From Noon to 3pm we had reflected on the meaning of the Seven Words of Jesus … Continue reading

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