37 Ideas to Jump Start Your Christmas Sermon

Grandma's BibleChristmas is almost here, which means the need to write yet another Christmas sermon.

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Here is a list of 37 Christmas Sermon ideas to get your creative juices flowing.

37 Christmas Sermon Ideas

  1. Preach from Matthew – Jesus the messiah
  2. Preach from Luke – Jesus the savior
  3. Preach from John – Jesus the light of the world
  4. The songs of Christmas – Mary (Luke 1:46-55)
  5. The songs of Christmas – the angels (Luke 2:8-20)
  6. The Geneology of Jesus from Matthew (Matthew 1:1-17)
  7. The Geneology of Jesus from Luke (Luke 3:23-38)
  8. Christmas through the eyes of the Wise Men (Matthew 2:1-12)
  9. Christmas through the eyes of King Herod (Matthew 2)
  10. Christmas through the eyes of Joseph (Matthew 1:18-25 / Luke 2:1-7)
  11. Christmas through the eyes of Gabriel (Luke 1:26-38)
  12. Christmas through the eyes of Mary (Luke 1:26-56 / Luke 2:1-7)
  13. Christmas through the eyes of the shepherds (Luke 2:8-21)
  14. Christmas through the eyes of Elizabeth (Luke 1:39-45)
  15. Christmas through the eyes of John the Baptist (Luke 1:5-25, 39-45, 57-80)
  16. Christmas through the eyes of Simeon (Luke 2:22-35)
  17. Christmas through the eyes of Ana (Luke 2:36-40)
  18. The names of Jesus – Wonderful Counselor (Isaiah 9:6-7)
  19. The names of Jesus – Mighty God (Isaiah 9:6-7)
  20. The names of Jesus – Everlasting Father (Isaiah 9:6-7)
  21. The names of Jesus – Prince of Peace (Isaiah 9:6-7)
  22. The names of Jesus – Immanuel “God with us” (Isaiah 7:14Matthew 1:23)
  23. Old Testament prophecies – such as of the town of Bethlehem (Micah 5:2)
  24. Incarnation – Jesus left heaven and became a man (Phillippians 2:5-11)
  25. Theology of classic Christmas carols: Joy to the World
  26. Theology of classic Christmas carols: Silent Night
  27. Theology of classic Christmas carols: The First Noel
  28. Theology of classic Christmas carols: O Holy Night
  29. Theology of classic Christmas carols: Hark the Herald Angels Sing
  30. Theology of classic Christmas carols: Away in a Manger
  31. Theology of classic Christmas carols: O Come All Ye Faithful 
  32. Theology of classic Christmas carols: O little town of  Bethlehem 
  33. Theology of classic Christmas carols: O Come O Come Emmanuel
  34. Theology of classic Christmas carols: We Three Kings of Orient are
  35. Theology of classic Christmas carols: God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
  36. The idol of Santa – The history of Saint Nicholas and how we turned a God-fearing man into a god of consumerism.
  37. Salvation: the true gift of Christmas –  Romans Road Gospel presentation

Hope these ideas have kick started your creativity.

If you are still looking for help, read: 5 Tips for Christmas Preaching

Help us out. What are some Christmas messages you have given? What should be added to this list?

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