Tag Archives: Matthew 5
There are several passages in Matthew 5 that begin with Jesus saying “You have heard… but I say to you…” Jesus is not compelling his audience to do a better job keeping the commandments. He has an entirely different motivation … Continue reading
Jesus came to fulfill the Law and the Prophets. Then we move into a long list of commandments with a twist.
The Sermon on the Mount exemplifies the teaching and preaching ministry of Jesus. He speaks to several different topics but we also learn some things about the nature of his ministry. We start with the Beatitudes and his commands to … Continue reading
Jesus has come into the world and nothing will ever be the same. Light shined into darkness. Where Jesus is there is life and light; where Jesus is not there is only darkness and death. “Let your light so shine … Continue reading
February 21st | text: Matthew 5 This is the first sermon in the Things Jesus Said series. We will study some of the parables, teachings and sermons of Jesus for the next four weeks leading up … Continue reading