"All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine,
for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: That the man
of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished unto all good works."
-- 2 Timothy 3:16-17
Big Idea: Christmas reveals the resolution of our deepest longings.
A. Joseph and Mary were already committed to one another.
B. When Joseph found out Mary was pregnant, he was morally compelled not to marry her.
A. Joseph’s esteem before God was dealt with once and for all. Mark 6:3
B. God blessed Joseph with the privilege of adopting His Son.
A. Who can save from sins? According to the Old Testament, only God. Micah 7:18; Isaiah 43:25
B. Are you willing to come with nothing?
A. Do not be afraid.
B. Take a risk.