Sermons on Matthew

Grow Faith

For our faith to grow we must trust God.  A growing faith is not just wishful thinking, but trustful action.  When we get distracted from Jesus we often try to engineer a different outcome than what God has planned.  Peter was distracted when he “saw the wind.” How do you get distracted from God’s best,…

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