All Resources on The Birth of Christ
In episode 499, Pastor John and Noel talk about how they celebrate Christmas in their home.
God wrote the Christmas story, and yet we don’t often stop to ask why he wrote it the way he did. In this lab, John Piper uncovers four reasons for Christmas from these two verses.
In episode 494, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 1997 about the message of the Magi's star.
What child is this, the baby boy we celebrate every Christmas? Mary met the true identity of her son in the words of an angel, recorded in Luke 1. In this lab, John Piper prepares our hearts for Christmas by slowing down over these verses.
In episode 243, we share an excerpt from a sermon Pastor John preached in 2005 about the purpose of Christmas.
In episode 242, Pastor John discusses the connection between the virgin birth and human sexuality.
Christians must know Jesus well so that they can discern between the Christ of Scripture and the Christ that other religions claim to honor.
Be inspired by Mary, but don't venerate her more than the New Testament does.
John Piper announces the end of Advent poems.
The meaning of Christmas is that the substance of true religion belongs to Christ.
Hebrews 2:14-15 is a great passage for preparing for Christmas.
Twelve arguments from the New Testament for why God became flesh.
Five ways to get spiritually prepared for Christmas.
Christ became a man because the death of a man who was more than man was needed.
God has always delighted to show his power through apparent defeat.
Christmas is a call to go on strike at the assembly plant of sin.
We want our Christmas decorating and festivities to be as explicitly Christ-centered and Christ-exalting as possible.
All the mammoth political forces and all the giant industrial complexes, without their even knowing it, are being guided by God, not for their own sake but for the sake of God's little people—the little Mary and the little Joseph who have to be got from Nazareth to Bethlehem.