BASIC INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE LEAVING EARTH: BIBLE 20 CHRISTMAS ‘For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.‘ 1 John 4.9
CHRISTMAS is a special family time for all to remember the gift of life we received from God, who gave his only son that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life as we are told in John 3.16.
We encourage everyone to refer to the bible for verses to do with Christmas. Please find some inspirational verses in BASIC INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE LEAVING EARTH: BIBLE 20 CHRISTMAS: John 3.16 ‘For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.’ Remember :2 Timothy 3:16-17 ’16 All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, 17 so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work’.
1- Luke 2.11 ‘Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord’
2-John 1.1 ‘In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.‘
3- John 3.16 ‘ For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.’
4-Matthew 1.23 ‘ The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel -which means “God with us’
5-Isaiah 7.14 ‘Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel’
6-John 1.14 ‘The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.’
7-But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, though you are small among the clans of Judah, out of you will come for me one who will be ruler over Israel, whose origins are from of old, from ancient times’
8-Jeremiah 23:5-6 5 ‘The days are coming,” declares the Lord,
“when I will raise up for David a righteous Branch, a King who will reign wisely and do what is just and right in the land. 6 In his days Judah will be saved and Israel will live in safety. This is the name by which he will be called: The Lord Our Righteous Savior.
9 -Matthew 2.2 ‘Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star when it rose and have come to worship him.’
10-1 John 4.9 ‘This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.’
11-Micah 5.2 ‘But you, O Bethlehem Ephrathah, who are too little to be among the clans of Judah, from you shall come forth for me one who is to be ruler in Israel, whose coming forth is from of old, from ancient days.’ Micah 5.2 (ESV)
12-Galatians 4.4-5 ‘4 But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, 5 to redeem those under the law, that we might receive adoption to sonship’
13-Matthew 2.11 ‘On coming to the house, they saw the child with his mother Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him. Then they opened their treasures and presented him with gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.’
14-Isaiah 9.6 ‘For to us a child is born, to us a son is given,
and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace’
15- Luke 2.7 ‘And she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for them.’