He will save His people

(Don Fortner)

“You shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins!” Matthew 1:21

The angel’s message to Joseph was a message of grace, redemption and salvation to sinners. By God’s command, He was named, “JESUS,” Savior, because He was sent by God to save His people from their sins. What He is called, that He is–Jesus, our Savior.​ …​

The Lord Jesus Christ is an almighty, effectual Savior! He saves His people from . . .

   the penalty of their sins–by His blood atonement,
the dominion of their sins–by His regenerating Spirit,
the being of their sins–when He takes them out of this world,
all the evil consequences of their sins–in resurrection glory!​ …​

“You shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins!”

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