Series Big Idea
This series will examine the lives of the people who played a role in the very first Christmas. No matter the circumstances they faced, there was always a reason for hope. Hope for everyone! Includes 4 weeks of content plus a Christmas Eve message.
MESSAGE 1 – Hope In Disappointment
- Big Idea: Even when things don’t go our way, we can remain hopeful because of the hope Christ brings.
- Scripture: Luke 1:5-25, Luke 1:57-80 – Zechariah & Elizabeth
MESSAGE 2 – Hope in Disruption
- Big Idea: God brings purpose to our lives in the most unexpected disruptions.
- Scripture: Luke 1:26-56 – Mary
MESSAGE 3 – Hope in Distress
- Big Idea: God is with us wherever we go, so we do not need to be afraid in any situation or circumstance.
- Scripture: Matthew 1:18-25 – Joseph
Christmas Eve – Hope Has Come
- Big Idea: Just when it feels like all hope is lost, Christmas reminds us that hope has come and his name is Jesus.
- Scripture: Luke 2:9-11 – Jesus
MESSAGE 4 – Hope for Everyone
- Big Idea: We, as the church, are to be carriers of God’s hope. We have an incredible opportunity to bring his hope to everyone!
- Scripture: Matthew 2:1-12, Luke 2:8-20, Genesis 12:1-4
- Sermon Manuscripts in MS Word
- Weekly Discussion Guide with Leader’s Guide in MS Word and PDF
- MP3’s of each message
- Service Flow for each week