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. Matthew 1:18; NIV
At Easter we should not only celebrate the death and resurrection Of Jesus, but the little baby that was born to save you from your sin. Jesus paved the way by taking all your sin, so you could spend eternal life in Heaven. He did it, so you could be without blame, sickness or pain, so you could walk on streets of gold.
Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes in me will never die. Do you believe this?” John 11:25-26; NIV
The prophets, before Christ was born foretold of his coming. So this Easter Sunday, forget bunnies and painting eggs. Celebrate the man who was born as a baby, lived and died just for you.
Rejoice greatly, O Daughter of Zion! Shout, Daughter of Jerusalem! See, your king comes to you, righteous and having salvation, gentle and riding on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey. Zechariah 9:9; NIV
They brought it to Jesus, threw their cloaks on the colt and put Jesus on it. Luke 19:35
They were looking intently up into the sky as he was going, when suddenly two men dressed in white stood beside them. They were looking intently up into the sky as he was going, when suddenly two men dressed in white stood beside them.
Men of Galilee,” they said, “why do you stand here looking into the sky? This same Jesus, who has been taken from you into heaven, will come back in the same way you have seen him go into heaven.” Acts 1:10-11; NIV