Sermons on The Birth of Christ

The Word Was Made Flesh

John 1:1-18


by John Piper

Christians must know Jesus well so that they can discern between the Christ of Scripture and the Christ that other religions claim to honor.

Triumphant Light

John 1:1-5


by John Piper

The light shines in the darkness—Jesus shines, the gospel shines, the church shines—and the darkness will not overcome it.

A Burning Witness to the Light

John 1:6-8


by John Piper

John the Baptist came so that we might believe in Jesus and have life like we never had it before.

A Big God for Little People

Seven Christmas Eve Meditations

Luke 2:1-20

by John Piper

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.

Three Meditations on "The Messiah"

Christmas Festival

Isaiah 40:5

by John Piper

The high noon of God's glory will be the second coming of Christ. And that is where the sun will stay forever.

The Virgin Birth of the Son of God

Sunday Evening Message

Luke 1:26-38

by John Piper

You may have never heard of Nazareth, and this young girl may be poor and obscure, but don't judge by merely human outward appearances. Her son is going to be great.