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Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer

Christ the Servant, Part 1 of 3 (Christ Before Bethlehem)

December 8, 2014

Jesus will return one day as King of Kings. In His first coming, He was a servant to the will of God, giving His life to save His people from their sins. We will look into three chapters of Isaiah that reveal what kind of servant Jesus was.  

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The baby Jesus will be a baby no longer when a thousand-year reign of peace dispels the darkness of war and suffering. Let’s allow Isaiah the prophet to lift our spirits by reminding us of the future reign of Christ the King on this earth. 
December 5, 2014
In ancient times, kings had almost absolute power. A person’s life or death rested in the hands of the king. Though we live in a different kind of world now, we look forward to a time of a true King ruling the whole earth.  
December 4, 2014
Typically, kings have a total claim on people’s lives, time, and taxes. In the modern U.S. we are not familiar with this type of government. Many see kings as relics of a bygone era. But today we will see why Christ is the long foretold King of Kings, and what that title means.  
December 3, 2014
Christmas morning is only a few weeks away. Why not pause with us today as we consider the position God the Father has given Jesus His Son, the one for whom the holiday is named?  
December 2, 2014
Like a diamond, the purity of Jesus radiates in many facets as we behold His glory.  Isaiah gave us names describing these characteristics in the ninth chapter of his prophecy. Today we will take a look at the names ascribed to Christ and what they mean.    
December 1, 2014
At the mall we are assailed by lights, trees, tinsel, ornaments, and all sorts of holiday cheer. What you will not find there is much reference to the Christ whose coming is the reason for the season. 
November 28, 2014
During the days of Jesus, ten lepers were miraculously healed.  But only one bothered to thank the one who had healed him. Is it any different today? Thanklessness is a sign of a heart that does not know the God who sustains us every minute. 
November 27, 2014
At Thanksgiving, everybody goes back home to loved ones for that turkey dinner.  Some of us give thanks for God’s provision. When ten lepers were healed by Jesus, only one bothered to say thanks. Are you among the nine, or are you the one?  
November 26, 2014
Our forefathers knew Who brought them across the sea to a new homeland, and to Whom they owed thanks. Do we also have thankful hearts?
November 25, 2014
Many marriages begin happily, but then descend into conflict as husband and wife display the latent rebellion that has marked every human since that first couple. Today we will learn how to apply God’s solution to man’s deepest problem and heal broken relationships. 
November 24, 2014
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The end is near. These words can be a wake-up call or a comfort. While acknowledging that what is yet to come for the world is beyond the scope of our finite minds, Pastor Erwin Lutzer reminds us that we have not been left completely in the dark. The King Is Coming has been written precisely to aid your personal examination of Scripture’s prophecies. Saturated with both humility and a sense of urgency, this book not only provides answers for those questioning what happens next, but also empowerment to live accordingly in the here and now. Click below to receive this book for a gift of any amount or call Moody Church Media at 1.800.215.5001.

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Running the race of life is hard. But with the Bible front and center and a heart to encourage, Pastor Erwin Lutzer presents clear Bible teaching, helping you make it across the finish line. Since 2011, this 25-minute program has provided a Godward focus and features listeners’ questions.

About Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer

Dr. Erwin W. Lutzer is Pastor Emeritus of The Moody Church where he served as the Senior Pastor for 36 years (1980-2016). He earned a B.Th. from Winnipeg Bible College, a Th.M. from Dallas Theological Seminary, a M.A. in Philosophy from Loyola University, and an honorary LL.D. from the Simon Greenleaf School of Law (Now Trinity Law School).

A clear expositor of the Bible, he is the featured speaker on two radio programs: Running to Win—a daily Bible-teaching broadcast and Songs in the Night—an evening program that’s been airing since 1943. Running To Win broadcasts on a thousand outlets in the U.S. and across more than fifty countries in seven languages. His speaking engagements include Bible conferences and seminars, both domestically and internationally, including Russia, the Republic of Belarus, Germany, Scotland, Guatemala, and Japan. He has led tours to Israel and to the cities of the Protestant Reformation in Europe.

Pastor Lutzer is also a prolific author of over seventy books, including the bestselling We Will Not Be Silenced, One Minute After You Die, and the Gold Medallion Award winner, Hitler’s Cross. Pastor Lutzer and Rebecca live in the Chicago area and have three grown children and eight grandchildren. Connect with Pastor Lutzer on X (@ErwinLutzer) or moodymedia.org.

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