The Lowly King

December 24, 2017 Speaker: Steve Thiel Series: Glory to the Newborn King

Topic: Christmas Passage: Luke 2:1–2:20

The Lowly King
Christ Proclamation Church
Luke 2:1-20
December 24, 2017

There is only one way for sinful man to be reconciled to a holy God, and that is by faith in Jesus Christ; a lowly babe, born in a manger who provides us with the glorious gift of salvation through His sacrificial death on the cross. May we glory in the humility of this King!

I. Birth of a King – (Luke 2:1-7)
    A. The Reality of this King – (vv.1-3)
    B. The Birth of this King – (vv.4-5)
    C. The Humility of this King – (vv.6-7)

II. Announcement of a King – (Luke 2:8-14)
    A. Announcement of a Saving King – (vv.8-11)
        1. A Real Audience
        2. A Real Day
        3. A Real City
        4. A Real Savior
    B. Sign of a Humble King – (v.12)
    C. Praise for a Conquering King – (vv.13-14)
        1. Glory to God in the highest
        2. Peace to men with whom He is pleased

III. Response to this King – (Luke 2:15-20)
    A. Shepherds are Confirming – (vv.15-18)
    B. Mary is Pondering – (v.19)
    C. Shepherds are Rejoicing – (v.20)

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