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This collection of 10 of Rick Warren's Christmas sermons from the 2000s will inspire you and give you ideas as you prepare for your own Christmas message.
Delivered on 12/24/2010
Part 5 of the series 5 Questions That Determine Your Destiny
In this Christmas Eve service, Pastor Rick looks at the innkeeper in the Christmas story in Luke 2:1-7, asking the question, how do we make room for Jesus in our lives. This message includes a clear invitation for those who do not know Jesus.
Delivered on 12/25/2010
Pastor Rick uses Luke 2:10-11 as his text for this Christmas Eve message, teaching four reasons God sent Jesus to earth, and why this is the best news we're ever going to hear.
Delivered on 12/24/2009
Part 4 of the series Radicalis: Developing Spiritual Roots
Pastor Rick looks at John 3:16, the greatest verse in the Bible, sharing the four greatest gifts that Jesus gives, at Christmas and always.
Delivered on 12/21/2008
Part 3 of the series The Purpose of Christmas
Pastor Rick uses the Christmas story to teach three truths to remember when God changes our plans.
Delivered on 12/24/2007
Pastor Rick's 2007 Christmas Eve message is about four life-changing benefits of God's Christmas gift if you "unwrap" it: you lose your loneliness, you get a second chance, you find out who you are, you receive strength to go on.
Part 4 of the series It's Time For Christmas
Why is Christmas so important? Three life changing purposes are found in three statements the angel made to the shepherds in Luke 2:8-10. In a message of God's love, salvation, and hope, Pastor Rick shows us how we can have peace with God and others in our lives.
Delivered on 12/24/2005
In this Christmas Eve message Pastor Rick teaches that history is God's love story in four acts: He created us to love us, we walked away from his love, God sent Jesus to woo us back, and we have the choice to accept or reject him.
Delivered on 12/24/2004
Pastor Rick's theme for this Christmas Eve message is light. Jesus wants to brighten up our life this Christmas. He begins by leading in a prayer, "God, I'm not sure why I'm here, but I ask you to shed some light on my life so I can see you, others, and myself more clearly". In this message designed for seekers, Rick teaches the five things that Jesus came to earth to do: to enlighten us, inform us of God's plan, guide us, heal our hurts, and transform our lives.
Part 3 of the series God's Gifts At Christmas
Tom Holladay and Doug Fields are joined by Pastor Rick via video to bring this Christmas Eve message that looks at why our best plans are often waylaid by God's plans. We learn that God wants to get our attention, that he wants us to live for his purpose and that he wants us to trust him completely. This is a great sermon for seekers who may visit church only on the holidays and includes a clear salvation call.
Part 3 of the series Come Home For Christmas
In this Christmas Eve message, Pastor Rick communicates that our Heavenly Father wants us to come home to Gods' love and forgiveness, his peace and strength, and his hope and joy.