God is Just

In the Christmas story, we see is that God is just. In Isaiah’s ancient prophecy, he foretold that Jesus would be born a king who would rule with justice and righteousness. Justice and righteousness are two sides of the same coin. Wherever something isn’t right, justice is required. Justice is fixing what’s broken, working for healing and reconciliation, and righting the wrongs of this world. And when Jesus came, he came to end the evil power of sin and death through the cross and the resurrection. Christmas is a promise of justice in a story of grace. Listen here…

This sermon is part of the “Who is God in the Christmas Story?” series. Recorded on Jan 1, 2017, by Pastor David Parks on Isaiah 9:1-7. Listen/download here: