Away in a Manger

Away in a Manger

Advent 2020: Celebrating The True Light – Week 4
Luke 2.1-20


#1  Let Every Heart Prepare Him Room

v. 7 “… because there was no place for them in the inn.” (esv) 

Matthew 6.33 “But seekfirst the kingdom of God and his righteousness …” (esv)

#2  Why Lies He In Such Mean Estate?

v. 8 “… shepherds out in the field …” (esv) 

v. 11 “For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.” (esv) 

Philippians 2.7 “… [He] made himself nothing, taking the very nature of a servant …” (niv)

#3  This Is Such A Strange Way To Save The World

v. 19 “But Mary treasured up all these things, pondering them in her heart.” (esv) 

v. 14 “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among those with whom he is pleased!” (esv)

Luke 2.7 “… she gave birth to her firstborn son and wrapped him in swaddling cloths and laid him in a manger…” (esv) 

Luke 23.53 “Then he took [the body of Jesus] down and wrapped it in a linen shroud and laid him in a tomb cut in stone …” (esv) 

Isaiah 53.5 “But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed.” (niv)