What’s the best gift God could give you this year? Is it a restored relationship? If God could just fix a broken relationship; with a spouse, child, friend, parent, sibling, that would be the best gift. Or, is it a renewed hope? Since 2015 didn’t turn out so well, if God could just give you some hope for the coming year, that would be the best gift. Or maybe it is a re-start? The best gift God could give is a chance to start over in some aspect of your life.
There is good news this Christmas. God has already given us the best gift he had to give and the best gift we could ever need or desire. He has given us his Son. Now before you tune out and place this truth up on the shelf with all the others that we know but don’t actually live out any more, please take the time to understand WHY Jesus is the best gift. In today’s message we look at the timeless story of the birth of Jesus and focus in on what the angel who announces His birth says about why this baby is so important. We really have been given the best gift, here’s why…