Recognize His Sacrifice

Outline for sermon preached on December 16, 2018 entitled “Recognize His Sacrifice” as part of the series “What Do You Get The Father Who Has Everything?”


  1. How would you feel if you received nothing on Christmas?
  2. This world ignores God and His grace every day.
  3. Jesus was born eight miles from Jerusalem and the civic and religious leaders of that time did not even know it.
  4. TEXT: Matthew 2:1-3, 9-11.
  5. Myrrh represents Jesus as ________.
  6. Jesus was given myrrh at his birth and death.
  7. Jesus life was one of both bitterness and blessedness.


  1. Jesus is our standard.
    1. Life will have suffering.
    2. Suffering can bring beauty.
    3. Live for others.
  2. Jesus was our sacrifice.
    1. Jesus did not have to come to this world.
    2. Jesus did not have to die for this world.
  3. Jesus is our Savior.
    1. Your greatest need is to be saved.
    2. Emmanuel Mensah.


  1. PRAYER.