The Ruler from Bethlehem

December 24, 2017 ()

Bible Text: Micah 5:2 |

Series:

Northwest Bible Church – Dec. 24, 2017 – Christmas in the OT – Alan Conner

Micah 5:2

The Ruler from Bethlehem

Intro

Mt. 2:1-6 - The magi come to Bethlehem.

A. INTRODUCTION TO MICAH.

1. One of the twelve Minor Prophets.

2. Micah was a contemporary of Isaiah.

B. THE GLORY OF THE RULER.

1. The glory of His person (Micah 5:2).

2. The glory of His calling (Micah 5:2).

3. The glory of His ministry (Micah 5:2-5).

a. He will be a Ruler (Micah 5:2).

b. He will be a Shepherd (Micah 5:4).

c. He will be our peace (Micah 5:5a).

4. The glory of His salvation (Micah 5:4).

C. THE GLORY OF HIS BIRTH-PLACE (Micah 5:2).

1. Historical significance.

2. Humble settlement.

3. Honorary symbol.

Conclusion