Special Music: Adrienne Ingram singing I Believe
Title: A Gift to Give
Text: John 20:19-21
Take Home Point: God impacts the lives of the people in this community through us when we embrace Jesus' mission.
Title: The Gift of Jesus
Text: Luke 2:8-15
Take Home Point: No matter where you are in life, God will meet you there with the hope, peace, love, and joy that is only possible when you embrace the gift of Jesus.
Title: Our Last Night
Text: Isaiah 9:2-7 and John 1:14
Take Home Point: Christmas Eve represents our last night in darkness and separated from God because with Christmas day God became flesh and made His dwelling among us.
Title: The Gift of Joy
Text: 1 Peter 1:8-9
Take Home Point: The really important thing in life is not what you can see. What really matters is the One in whom you believe and trust.
Title: The Gift of Love
Text: 1 John 4:9-10
Take Home Point: God did not just tell us about His love. He demonstrated His love by sending Jesus so we could have life in Him.
Title: The Gift of Peace
Text: 2 Corinthians 5:19-21
Take Home Point: God reconciled the whole world to Himself in Jesus, and we must help the whole world hear this good news.
Title: The Gift of Hope
Text: Romans 6:23
Take Home Point: We could never earn God's forgiveness, but He offers forgiveness and eternal life as a free gift for those who follow Jesus.