Behold the God Who Shows Up in Unexpected Ways
Big Idea: Christmas reveals the God who shows up in unexpected ways to unexpected people.
- God shows up in unexpected ways.
Genesis and Old Testament examples
- …to unexpected people.
Why did God choose the Shepherds?
The examples of Simeon and Anna
Psalm 123:2 “We keep looking to the Lord our God for his mercy, just as servants keep their eyes on their master, as a slave girl watches her mistress for the slightest signal.”
Why do WE miss Jesus?
- Expectations over Expectancy
- Hope = “alert expectancy”