To Worship Something Better

December 18, 2016 Speaker: Steve Thiel Series: All I Want for Christmas

Topic: Christmas Passage: Matthew 2:1–2:12

To Worship Something Better
Christ Proclamation Church
Matthew 2:1-12e
December 18, 2016

Sermon Theme: We must worship the one True King, Jesus Christ, fully and without distraction, understanding clearly that He alone is worthy of glory and honor and praise!

I. Consider the Kings - (Matthew 2:1-6)
    A. Herod – Made King of the Jews
    B. Jesus – Born King of the Jews
    C. Prophecy – Born in Bethlehem

II. Compare The Responses - (Matthew 2:7-12)
    A. Herod – Rejecting the True King
    B. Religious Leaders – Neglecting the True King
    C. Wise Men – Worshiping the True King(passage)
        1. The Ascribe Authority
        2. They Demonstrate Humility
        2. They Respond Joyfully
        2. They Give Sacrificially

III. Challenge Your Worship
    A. Prepare to Worship the One True King
    B. Protect from Worshiping False Kings
    C. Present Your Treasures Before the King

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