For Further Discussion:
• Are you surprised by how long God worked to redeem us? Are you surprised how hard Satan tried to stop it?
• The Jewish people were chosen by God to play a role in his plan of redemption. Despite their frequent unfaithfulness to God, they survived – why do you think that is?
• Why do you think Jesus came into the world as a defenseless baby rather than a conquering warrior?
Find the teaching notes here: https://docs.crossings.church/cccprod/Documents/ClassNotes/StoryBehindChristmasLesson2.docx