Jesus is not an angel.
The Hebrew writer states clearly: “To which of the angels did God ever say, “You are My Son, today I have begotten You?” Or again, “I will be to Him a Father, and He shall be to Me a Son.” Hebrews 1:5
Jesus is not a mere Man.
He is the One called: “Immanuel” (which means, God with us). Matthew 1:23
Jesus is the One born of a virgin.
“Now the birth of Jesus Christ took place in this way. When His mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit.” Matthew 1:18
Jesus is One who created everything.
“All things were made through Him, and without Him was not any thing made.” John 1:3
Jesus is the One who descended and ascended to heaven.
“No one has ascended into heaven except He who descended from heaven, the Son of Man.” John 3:13
Jesus is the One who predicted His own death, burial and resurrection.
“The Son of Man is going to be delivered into the hands of men, and they will kill Him. And when He is killed, after three days He will rise.” Mark 9:31
Jesus is the One who others saw alive after He had died, was buried and resurrected.
“He appeared to more than five hundred brothers at one time…” 1 Corinthians 15:6
Jesus is the One that others observed as He ascended up into the clouds.
“As they were looking on, He was lifted up, and a cloud received Him out of their sight…While they were gazing up into heaven.” Acts 1:9-10
Jesus is the One who Stephen saw seated at the right hand of God in heaven.
“He full of the Holy Spirit, gazed into heaven and saw the glory of God, and Jesus standing at the right hand of God.” Acts 7:55
Jesus is the One who has changed countless lives from being sinners to being saints.
“Those sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints together with all those who in every place call upon the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Corinthians 1:2
Jesus is the One who is so unique that He can achieve what most would say is impossible!
“With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.” Matthew 19:26
About the author:
Don and his wife Brenda have been married 48 years. They have two married sons Jason/Crista and Nicholas/Heather and four grandsons Luke, Ryker, Blake and Drew. Don is a graduate of the Gateway School of Preaching, Fairview Heights, IL, the Bristol Roads School of Biblical Studies, Flint, MI and he has a bachelor’s degree in religious education from Michigan Christian College. He has been preaching since 1979. He has preached at Pacific, MO; Howell, MI; Arnold, MO; Festus, MO; Dexter, MO; and De Soto, MO where he has served since 2007. He also serves the congregation as one of the elders. Don has done campaigns and meetings in several states and mission work in Cuba, India, and Jamaica. Don refers to himself as a “Minister” because he loves ministering to others and helping them learn about Jesus and growing in their relationship with Him.