Sermons on Matthew

Find?

Jesus asks, “If someone has a hundred sheep and one of them wanders off, doesn’t he leave the ninety-nine and go after the one?” Listen as we dive into this final Question in Matthew, and find out if and when Jesus will rescue us. Key text: Matthew 18:12-14

Enter?

Jesus asks, “Do you have any idea how difficult it is for the rich to enter God’s kingdom? Let me tell you, it’s easier to gallop a camel through a needle’s eye than for the rich to enter God’s kingdom.” Is this an over-exaggerated hyperbole or an impossible suggestion? What did it cost for this…

Hidden?

Hidden? Jesus asks: “If I make you light-bearers, you don’t think I’m going to hide you under a bucket, do you?”  Followers of Jesus don’t make their light shine – they let Christ shine through them.  Join us as we discuss the difference. Key Text: Matthew 5:14-16

Awake

We don’t particularly like the words desperate, needy, or helpless.  We especially don’t like them when we think they describe us.  But Jesus tells us the poor in spirit gain nothing short of the kingdom of heaven. Join us as we discuss how moving past comfort awakes our soul. Key Verses: Ephesians 5:10-15 & Matthew…