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4. The Birth of the Messiah (Luke 2:1-20)
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The Christmas Story
We will learn in the next few weeks that the wisemen and the shepherds came to visit Jesus. Today we are going to learn a little more about when He was born.
But first, we want to talk about when you were born. Bible Lesson : Use the following notes as a guide, but be sure to tell the Bible story in your own words.
The Birth of Jesus - Nativity Story Bible Verses & Meaning
If possible memorize your key points and just teach as you read the relevant verses directly out of the Bible. Have the children open their Bibles to Matthew To help them find it, use the following questions. Answers are in italics. This is how the birth of Jesus Christ came about: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be with child through the Holy Spirit. Because Joseph her husband was a righteous man and did not want to expose her to public disgrace, he had in mind to divorce her quietly. Back then, when you were engaged to someone, you were legally bound to them, just like today after you get married.
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She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins. Joseph finds out that the baby, that Mary is going to have, is from the Holy Spirit and is the Son of God. The angel told Joseph, in so many words, that he was to raise the Son of God! When Joseph woke up, he did what the angel of the Lord had commanded him and took Mary home as his wife.
In those days, Caesar Augustus made a law. It required that a list be made of everyone in the whole Roman world. It was the first time a list was made of the people while Quirinius was governor of Syria. All went to their own towns to be listed.
So Joseph went also. He went from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea. That is where Bethlehem, the town of David, was. Joseph went there because he belonged to the family line of David. He went there with Mary to be listed.
Mary was engaged to him. She was expecting a baby.
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The man in charge, Caesar Augustus, wanted to know how many people he was in charge of. Caesar wanted to know how many people would be paying him taxes. Every man had to go, with his family, to his hometown to be counted. Mary was pregnant when they started the journey.
They did have a donkey and their own two feet to travel. While Joseph and Mary were there, the time came for the child to be born. She gave birth to her first baby.