Anglican Church Sunday School Manual For March 8, 2020 :- His Incarnation
2nd Sunday in Lent March 8, 2020
THEME: IN THE NAME OF JESUS CHRIST
SUB-THEME: The Humanity of Christ (2)
TOPIC: His Incarnation
TEXT: John 1:1-14
Aim: To help us understand that although He was God, Jesus Christ became human by
the Holy Spirit in order to save sinful and lost humanity
2020 Bible Study Outline 14
INTRODUCTION: In Christian theology, the doctrine of the incarnation holds that Jesus is
the living “divine Logos” (Word) and the “hypostasis” (individual existence of the dual
nature of Christ as God and man). By taking on a human body and human nature, Jesus
was made flesh and conceived in the womb of a woman. This affirms Jesus Christ as
both fully God and fully human.
1. What do you understand by the term “Incarnation”?
2. What do the following passages teach about the incarnation of Christ? Matt. 1:18;
John 1:1-3, 14; 1Tim. 3:16
3. From the genealogical history of Christ in , discuss Matt. 1:1-17 the sovereignty of
God in the light of some personalities who were without a sterling reputation, but
were among the ancestors of Christ. What lessons are there for us?
4. Discuss the benefits of the Incarnation of Christ to mankind in the light of the
CONCLUSION: God became man in order to reach mankind with the Gospel of Salvation.
He left His throne above to take our nature upon Him for our salvation and deliverance.
May we learn to appreciate and glorify Him in all that we do.
FOOD FOR THOUGHT: God’s Son became a man for the sake of sinful men.
MEMORY VERSE: John 1:14 “And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we
beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full
of grace and truth ”.