Sermons on Matthew (Page 3)
The Servant King came to fix things by… Welcoming the broken Becoming broken In response we should serve the King, and serve like the King.
What does it actually look like in practice to live by faith? Asking for help Knowing we don’t deserve it Recognising Jesus’ authority
As Jesus comes down the Sermon on the Mount, large crowds follow Him. Now it’s time to see what following Jesus looks like in practice. Following the King means… Facing up to our need Kneeling down to plead
A WOW moment. LOOK at who Jesus really isLISTEN to who Jesus really isLOVE Jesus because of who He really is
Hearing is not enough. Will you buildwise? Building wise = hearing AND doing what Jesus says; because what Jesus says, goes.
As Jesus comes towards the end of His sermon on the mount, He divides the crowd. 2 paths 2 trees 2 claims Narrow or broad, which will it be?
Two big things: one about what God is like; one about what we should be like. Our Father gives good gifts to those who ask We should do to others as we would have them do to us Matthew brings these things together, and when they meet there’s something important for us to learn…
What should we do when we spot sin in others? Don’t be a fault finder Do be a mirror user Don’t be a treasure waster When we see ourselves clearly, it helps us see others clearly, too.
Jesus gives us a way out of the worry whirlpool. Have a good look Have a good think Have a good priority When we realise that God is our Provider, Father and King, it frees us to trust Him.
Devoted disciple or hungry hippo? Store stuff higher Give stuff away You can’t serve both God and money – so which is it going to be?