19 Dec Matthew 1:18a

18 This is how the birth of Jesus the Messiah came about…

The prophets told in the Old Testament of Jesus’ birth and then God fulfilled all those prophecies in the New Testament. In the book of Matthew, it tells about how the birth of Jesus the Messiah came about. Do you know the word Messiah? Messiah means the promised deliverer. The Messiah was the one who would save God’s people. He would rescue them. He would be their king. Who was the Messiah?