SILENT, SMALL-AND SAVING! -JOHN 1:29 (12-16-18)

SILENT, SMALL – and SAVING! – JOHN 1:29
There is an unnerving part of being a best man: the ____________!
There was once a best man who knew exactly what to say:
3:26 –Jesus is the ________!
3:27-30 – John is the best ______!
1:29 – His speech captures it perfectly:
Behold the Lamb of God Who
takes away the sins of the world!
BEHOLD – Our Christmas action is . . to behold.
The most worthy object for our focus is the Lord Jesus. (Isaiah 42:1-8)
The world says, “Be busy; be buying; the season is up to you.
The Word says, “Be __________. . and know that I am God.”
Behold the One Who was awaited. (Isaiah. 64:1-4, Psalm 123)
Behold the One Who is awarded.
Behold the One Who is authorized. (John 1:1-5, 10-14)
THE LAMB OF GOD – Our Christmas attraction is . . the Lamb!
Foreshadowed in Passover – Exodus 12
12:5 – perfect – unblemished
12:5 – potential – a year old
12:7, 23 – painted – blood on the two doorposts & on the lintel
12:8-11 – purposeful – that night, not leave any until morning,
12:13, 23 – protective – I will pass over you and no plague
12:26-27 – perpetuated – when your children say. . you say
Fulfilled in Calvary – John 19
We see Him not just attending, but becoming the Passover.
(19:36, 1 Corinthians 5:7, 1 Peter 1:18-19)
Featured in Heaven – Revelation
This is His name in his hometown, used ____ times in the NT.
This focal point can be missed or dismissed in this world.
WHO TAKES AWAY THE SIN OF THE WORLD Our main
attraction is . . ______________________! Our Christmas
lists may include things we want to lose! The great gospel
message offers this to you.
(BC 3 Churches Christmas Series, West Windsor Baptist, Pastor King, 12/16/18)

SILENT, SMALL – and SAVING! – JOHN 1:29
There is an unnerving part of being a best man: the ____________!
There was once a best man who knew exactly what to say:
3:26 –Jesus is the ________!
3:27-30 – John is the best ______!
1:29 – His speech captures it perfectly:
Behold the Lamb of God Who
takes away the sins of the world!
BEHOLD – Our Christmas action is . . to behold.
The most worthy object for our focus is the Lord Jesus. (Isaiah 42:1-8)
The world says, “Be busy; be buying; the season is up to you.
The Word says, “Be __________. . and know that I am God.”
Behold the One Who was awaited. (Isaiah. 64:1-4, Psalm 123)
Behold the One Who is awarded.
Behold the One Who is authorized. (John 1:1-5, 10-14)
THE LAMB OF GOD – Our Christmas attraction is . . the Lamb!
Foreshadowed in Passover – Exodus 12
12:5 – perfect – unblemished
12:5 – potential – a year old
12:7, 23 – painted – blood on the two doorposts & on the lintel
12:8-11 – purposeful – that night, not leave any until morning,
12:13, 23 – protective – I will pass over you and no plague
12:26-27 – perpetuated – when your children say. . you say
Fulfilled in Calvary – John 19
We see Him not just attending, but becoming the Passover.
(19:36, 1 Corinthians 5:7, 1 Peter 1:18-19)
Featured in Heaven – Revelation
This is His name in his hometown, used ____ times in the NT.
This focal point can be missed or dismissed in this world.
WHO TAKES AWAY THE SIN OF THE WORLD Our main
attraction is . . ______________________! Our Christmas
lists may include things we want to lose! The great gospel
message offers this to you.