Does Christmas Cost Too Much?

Luke 2:1-20

 



1. Christmas Costs Too Much If It Doesn't Offer Hope.



“Then the angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people. For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.’”
Luke 2:10-11 (NKJ)



2. Christmas Costs Too Much If We Do Not Receive God's Gift Of Love.



“For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.”
John 3:16 (NKJ)

“But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.”
Romans 5:8 (NKJ)



3. Christmas Costs Too Much If We Don't Receive God's Forgiveness oF Our Sins.



“For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.”
Luke 2:11 (NKJ)

“And she will bring forth a Son, and you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins.”
Matthew 1:21 (NKJ)

“In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of His grace.”
Ephesians 1:7 (NKJ)



4. Christmas Costs Too Much If We Do Not Let It's Joy Fill Our Hearts.



“Then the angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people.”
Luke 2:10 (NKJ)

5. Christmas Costs Too Much If We Do Not Let It Fill Us With Peace And Goodwill.



“Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, goodwill toward men!”
Luke 2:14 (NKJ)



6. Christmas Costs Too Much If We Do Not Proclaim The Good News Of Christ.



“For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.”
Luke 2:11 (NKJ)