Top 10 Christmas Sermons
These 10 Christmas sermons will ignite your creativity as you develop your Christmas series this season.
Our Top 10 Christmas and Advent sermons will ignite your own creativity as you prepare to preach about Christ’s birth. Starting with Tim Keller’s “The Purpose of Christmas,” these sermons cover a range of Christmas themes, including the Incarnation, Mary and Joseph, the Nativity stories, the meaning of Immanuel, the Wisemen or Magi, and more. Let these Christmas sermons inspire your own Christmas preaching.
The Purpose of Christmas
Because Christ came, we have a joy that transforms our lives.
Round Yon Violence
Christmas is God making war against sin.
The Almighty God became Immanuel, “God with us,” so we can spend eternity with him.
Have Yourself a Global Little Christmas
What does it mean to have a global Christmas message?
Connecting the Dots at Christmas
Sometimes seemingly imperfect timing is perfect for accomplishing God’s purposes.
The Wise Men Cry Glory
Christ is worthy of the long journey to find him and worship him.
Girl Interrupted: The Unmistakable Strength of Mary
The mother of Jesus experienced a divine interruption unlike any other.
More than a Baby
Jesus came in a wooden manger to die on a wooden cross.
The Forgotten Man of Christmas
Joseph is remarkably simple and simply remarkable in his obedience.
What Child Is This?
What’s the big deal with Christmas? Jesus is God ‘with’ us and God ‘for’ us.
Bonus Selections (we couldn’t just pick 10)
Christmas in the City of Jerusalem
The Christmas story reveals that people still resist, ignore, and embrace Jesus.
How Can I Enjoy Christmas?
How do we put the ‘merry’ into ‘Merry Christmas’?
Blood in Bethlehem
Jesus saves us from the terrible condition we are really in.
What Child Is This Who Came Not to Bring Peace?
Jesus came not to bring immediate peace, but to divide us from our illegitimate allegiances.
A Tiny Gift - Strangely Wrapped, Silently Delivered
In the birth of Jesus, God has delivered an indescribably gift to us.
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Matt Woodley serves as the Editor for PreachingToday.com and the Pastor of Compassion Ministries at Church of the Resurrection in Wheaton, Illinois. He is also the author of God With Us: The Gospel of Matthew (IVP).