WHAT IF JESUS HAD NEVER BEEN BORN?


   Introduction

        A.  There is a great deal of emphasis, during this time of the year, placed on the birth of
              Jesus.  Examples:

        B.  This morning let’s consider the response to the question, “What if Jesus had never been
              born?”

   I.  We would not have a perfect example.  I Peter 2:21-22 (895)


  II.  We would not have an incomparable teacher. 

        A.  Remarks made about the greatest teacher of all times.  John 3:2; John 7:46; Matthew
              7:28-29


  III.  We would not have the opportunity for the forgiveness of sins.  Hebrews 10:1-7
        (888); Hebrews 9:23-28


IV.  We would not have a Savior.  Acts 4:12 (803); 2 Corinthians 5:21 (854); Hebrews
       5:9 (885); John 14:1-3 (793)


Conclusion

        A.  “What if Jesus had never been born?

        B.  But Jesus was born!  Matthew 1:18-21 (703); Luke 2:1-18 (750)

        C.  Invitation