Jesus, is, Lord, weather, you, agree, or, not.
"For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is
Christ the Lord" (Luke 2:11). "Therefore, let all the house of Israel know
assuredly that God has made this Jesus, whom you crucified, both Lord and
Christ" (Acts 2:36).
(Luke 2:11 and Acts 2:36)
Can you imagine what it meant to Mary to hear the angel say to her, "You
shall call His name Jesus"? Or for those Jewish shepherds the night of his
birth to hear the angels say, ".born this day in the city of David a Savior,
who is Christ the Lord"?
What does the word "Lord" mean? What did it mean to these shepherds? It
meant "Jehovah" to them. Jehovah, God Almighty. When the angel said, "a
Savior who is Christ the Lord," the angel was saying He is co-equal,
co-eternal with the Almighty.
Jesus Christ is called "Lord" far more than He is called "Savior." He's
called "Lord" 747 times in the New Testament. He is Lord. Every so often
someone says, "Well, I decided to make Him Lord." Too late for that. He is
You cannot "make" Him the Lord of your life. You can only reject Him or
receive Him as Lord. You can bow your knee to Him and say, "O Lord, You are
the King. Therefore, I yield my heart to You." Receive Him today as your
Lord. Will you submit to His Lordship?"