Christmas for the Chief of Sinners

| December 20, 2016


“It’s only in the gospel, only in Christianity, that you see there’s good news for bad people. There’s hope for those that don’t respond well to the message, ‘Just be better. Just work harder.’ If you’re bad, Christmas cheer is for you.” — Jason Meyer

Text: 1 Timothy 1:15–17

Preached: December 20, 2014

Location: Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Jason Meyer is pastor for preaching and vision at Bethlehem Baptist Church and associate professor of New Testament at Bethlehem College and Seminary. He is the author of Preaching: A Biblical Theology and The End of the Law: Mosaic Covenant in Pauline Theology.

You can listen to his episode of TGC Word of the Week here.


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