The Name Jesus

Matthew, Sermon Preparation
December 7, 2015 - Morning Worship Monday - Matthew 1:18-25; 9:1-8; Romans 3:9-20, 23; Psalm 14:1-3 “You shall call His name Jesus—for He will save His people from their sins.” Tuesday - Matthew 1:20-21; Luke 1, 2 In these passages describing the birth of Christ and the surrounding events, notice the work of the angels. How important are they to the coming of Christ? What do they do? What is their work? What is their message? Wednesday - Matthew 1:18-25; Psalm 103; Luke 19:1-10 If, during the Christmas season, we focused more on the name of “Jesus” and what it means (i.e. “Jehovah is salvation”) how might that change the celebration of and under- standing of Christ’s birth—the reason for the season? Thursday - Matthew 1:22-23; 3:1-2; Isaiah 7:10-25; John…
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