3 Ways to Miss Christmas

“The self-sufficient never make it to the manger. Christmas is a gift only experienced by those who know they need a savior and are humble enough to receive him.” — Art Azurdia

Text: Luke 2:1–7 and Matthew 2:1–7

Preached: December 22, 2013

Location: Trinity Church of Portland, Oregon

Art Azurdia is the founding pastor of Trinity Church Portland and an associate professor of pastoral and church ministry at Western Seminary, where he directs the doctor of ministry program. He is the author of Connected Christianity: Engaging Culture Without Compromise and Spirit Empowered Preaching.

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