A Light to Enlighten the Nations

EPIPHANY SERMON SERIES

A LIGHT TO ENLIGHTEN THE NATIONS

2019

Christ shines as a light beyond Israel, to the whole world.

 Overview

January 6: Outsiders Becoming Insiders, Matthew 2:1-12

*Christ’s love and light draws the whole world in

January 13: Saved to Serve the Whole World, Luke 3:15-17, 21-22

*A baptism empowers mission

January 20: The Illumination of New Wine, John 2:1-11

*At Cana, Jesus began his work of illuminating the dark places

January 27: A Mission to Light Your Way, Luke 4:14-21

*We define Jesus’ mission, and our own

February 3: Hometown Boy, Luke 4:21-30

*We define Jesus’ mission and our own

February 10: Called and Sent, Luke 5:1-11

*We hear and accept our own call to be part of Jesus’ work

February 17: Fullness and Emptiness, Luke 6:17-26

*Only by emptying ourselves will we experience true fullness

February 24: Unlimited Love, Luke 6:27-38

*Jesus’ unconditional love opens the boundaries of our love

March 3: Listen to Him, Luke 9:28-43a

*Don’t Box Jesus in; shine his light for all to see