Why Was Jesus Born?

"Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved."
Acts 4:12

As we approach Christmas, it's good to remember why Jesus was born. The Son of God did not come to establish a nostalgic, family-oriented, commercially successful holiday. The angel told Joseph: "(Mary) will bring forth a Son, and you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins" (Matthew 1:21).

Christmas began with a present from God to His sin-damaged world: "For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord" (Romans 6:23). Jesus came to earth to repair our sin-damaged lives.

Heavenly Father, I humbly come before You thanking You for my salvation through Your Son Jesus Christ. Help me to keep Christ in Christmas and fill me with your Holy Spirit so others can see You in my life. In Jesus' Name. Amen.

All services for Sunday,
December 9, are cancelled due
to the weather.



Merry Christmas
Blessed New Year!!

Join us December 23

11am - Go Tell It! Christmas Cantata by Choir

6pm - Children's Christmas Program


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Service Schedule

Sunday School -- 9:45am
Worship -- 11:00am
Sunday Night Service -- 6:00pm
Wednesday Night Fellowship -- 7:00pm

For unto you is born this day in the city of David
a Saviour which is Christ the Lord.
  Luke 2:ll

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1786 Mathis Church Road        Catawba, NC�28609        828-241-2161