Text: Matthew 1:18-25
Title: "The Miraculous Birth of our only Savior"
Matthew 1:18-25 unfolds the account of Jesus' miraculous birth in view of His saving death.
1A. (18b-19) Well-meant intentions
1B. (18b) His unexpected predicament
2B. (19) His gracious solution
2A. (20-23) An over-ruling word
1B. (20-21) The divine instructions
2B. (22-23) The prophetic background
3A. (24-25) Faith-filled obedience
1B. (24) His immediate obedience described
2B. (25a) His self-controlled obedience articulated
3B. (25b) His faith-filled obedience demonstrated