Let Christ be born in you …

Let Christ be born in you! – “O Holy Child of Bethlehem … Be born in us today”. —– Matthew 1:18-25; Luke 2:1-7 ‘The old, old story – it is ever new’. With each passing year, we move further away from the time when Christ was born. Further away from the time when He was […]

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The Birth of Jesus Christ

Luke 1:46-50; Luke 2:13-14; Luke 2:20 When we consider the miracle of Christ’s holy birth, our hearts are to be filled with praise to God, sharing in Mary’s song of joy: “My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour” (Luke 1:46-47). We are to praise God, echoing the song of […]

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“The virgin will be with child … ” (Isaiah 7:14; Matthew 1:23). “He will save His people from their sins” (Matthew 1:21).

Matthew 1:18-25 The birth of Christ is a fulfilment of prophecy: ‘The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a Son, and they will call Him Immanuel’ (Matthew 1:23; Isaiah 7:14). Christ is ‘God with us’. He was born through the power of the Holy Spirit  (Matthew 1:18,20). He is still ‘God […]

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