Much attention is drawn to Jesus’ birth during the Christmas season. It is mentioned in Christmas songs and portrayed in nativity scenes. These scenes are placed on lawns and in houses, and some churches even perform live nativities! Many sermons are preached from the opening chapters of Matthew and Luke. It is right for us … Continue reading “Supernatural Insemination”: Was Jesus Born of a Virgin?
Matthew 1:1-17 is one of the most unappreciated and misrepresented texts in the entire New Testament. Preachers miss its point entirely and preach shallow, self-centered, incorrect sermons at the beginning of December. Did you hear a sermon about Jesus' genealogy this Christmas season? Your preacher probably got it wrong. Let's see what the Bible says … Continue reading “Fulfillment Not Failure”: What Jesus’ Genealogy in Matthew 1:1-17 Really Means