The Son of Man


christmaspraisejimdavenport.meJesus is unique.  He is one of a kind.  He is the only one ever born as The Son of God and The Son of Man. 

Jesus was miraculously conceived by the Holy Spirit, born to a virgin and announced to lowly shepherds by God’s angels.  As he turned twelve years old he amazed the rabbis with His remarkable wisdom.  He was baptized by John, though sinless, to identify with and demonstrate His love for sinners.  He was tempted by Satan continuously for forty days but never sinned.  He healed, raised from the dead, forgave sins and revealed that He was man’s ONLY personal Savior.  He was crucified, died and was buried as the perfect sacrifice for the sins of ALL mankind.  He rose from the dead, conquering sin and death, and appeared to many of His followers before ascending to His home in Heaven with God The Father. He promised that He will come to earth a second time to rapture ALL believers at a time known only to God.  He has prepared a place in Heaven where the redeemed will spend an eternity with Him.

Luke 19-10Luke 19:10 (NKJV) – The Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost.

Matthew 16:13-16 (ESV) – 13 Now when Jesus came into the district of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that The Son of Man is?” 14 And they said, “Some say John the Baptist, others say Elijah, and others Jeremiah or one of the prophets.” 15 He said to them, “But who do you say that I am?” 16 Simon Peter replied, “You are the Christ, the Son of the living God.”

As you celebrate Christmas with your family and friends this year may you joyfully confess that Jesus, The Son of Man, is the the Christ, the Son of the living God.

The Son of Man

Long ago, one silent night,
God revealed His glory bright;
His own image came to man
For salvation’s matchless plan.

Son of God, The Son of Man
The miraculous gift, the Father’s plan;
Praises, wonder, thanks, and love
For this gift from God above.

Heavenly Father, we praise You for sending The Son of Man to save us from our sins.  We confess Father, that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of the living God, the Savior of all mankind. Thank You Jesus for my salvation and the assurance that You have prepared a place for me in Your Heaven.  In the name of Your Holy Son,  Amen and Amen!

 

About jimdavenport

Jim Davenport resides in the USA in Northeast Georgia, is a member of a Southern Baptist Church and is a retired Christian business man. Jim and his wife Charlotte have one son and daughter in law, Keven and Amy, four grandchildren - Ashlyn (Davenport) & Josh Murphy, and Mason & Rebecca Davenport. We have three great-grandchildren, Rhory Camile Murphy, Rhett Levi Murphy and Sawyer Joshua Murphy. Jim and Charlotte own a mountain get-away home located on Lookout Mountain in Alabama where they spend many spring, summer and fall days working in their raised bed organic garden. Jim has served as a Deacon and Trustee in his local church most of his adult life and on the Executive Committee and Finance Committee of the Board of Trustees of Shorter University, an intentionally Christian institution located in Rome, Georgia. Jim has a passion for the word of God and has always believed that Christian principles should guide every aspect of his life. He also loves Christian music and often served as a tenor soloist in his church. One of the highlights of his life was the nearly 20 years he spent singing with The Good News, a Southern Gospel quartet. Jim served as an Information Technology professional his entire working career of 50 years holding senior positions in and consulting with hundreds of world-class organizations in the United States, Canada, Europe, Central and South America, Australia and New Zealand. Jim remains as President and CEO of InfoSys Solutions Associates, Inc. and is a retired partner of IT Governance Partners, LLC, both of which are “Trusted Advisor” technology and business consulting firms. Jim has authored a number of books available at www.jimdavenport.me/jims-books. His blog has ben read by readers from more than 170 countries. Jim holds both a BS and an MS in Mathematics from Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia and completed Management Development Training at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.
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