Scripture Reference: Hebrews 10:5-7
Sermon in a Sentence
The Christmas story, according to Jesus, is that as the pre-existent Son of God, He was pleased to be born for the specific purpose that He might die and fulfill the will of God by becoming the once-and-for-all perfect sacrifice who saves us from our sins.
- Pre-existence: Bethlehem was not the beginning.
- Purpose: He was born to die.
- Perfection: Only He could pay our debt.
- Pleasure: He delighted in doing the will of His Father.