Every year as we begin the Advent season, families gather to study the story of the birth of Jesus. The account usually begins with the annunciation to Mary or the appearance of the angel to the shepherds, yet Matthew begins his Nativity story with the genealogy of Jesus. Because of the long list of names, most families will skip this portion. But Matthew appears to be teaching us a powerful message about the Messiah by recording His lineage. This video goes in-depth into some of the most valuable lessons.