"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: Discover peace in God’s forgiveness.
A. The shepherds were unprepared to meet God. Luke 2:8
B. God’s glory broke into our world. Luke 2:9; Hebrews 1:14
III. Fear Not
A. The angel displaced the shepherd’s fear. Luke 2:10a
B. The gospel is not exclusive. Luke 2:10b; 2 Corinthians 6:1-2
IV. A Sign
A. Jesus came to save us. Luke 2:11
B. It was uncommon to see a baby in a feeding trough. Luke 2:12 1
A. We’re created to be at peace. Luke 2:13
B. God’s grace causes worship. Isaiah 53:1; Luke 2:14
Things to Consider