The Shepherds’ Rejoicing Faith

Faith responds to God’s glorious good news with praise and worship. In part 4 of Christmas 2016: Would You Believe An Angel?, Pastor Dan Cox reads from Luke 2:1-20.

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Study Notes

Understanding the Text

  • Birth in Bethlehem (2:1-7)
  • Good News of Great Joy (2:8-14)
  • Observation and Proclamation (2:15-20)



  • believes God’s Word
  • is quick to act on God’s Word
  • proclaims God’s Word
  • glorifies and praises God

Applying the Text

  • Have you believed the good news of great joy?
  • Do you proclaim the good news of great joy?
  • Are you rejoicing in the good news of great joy?