Sermons on Persecution

Sermons on Persecution


Matthew 20:17-34

Matthew 20:17-34, August 30, 2020 The Cup of the Servant   Review 20:1-16 Look first is the last verse of this parable 16 and compare it with verse 30 of the prior chapter.  19:30 – many who are first will be last, and many who are last will be first  20:16 – So the last will be first, and the first will be last                                 …

Matthew 10:24-42

Matthew 10:24-42, March 22, 2020 Final Instructions/Preparations  Review: 5-6 The training ground. No gentiles, no Samaritans, only the lost sheep of Israel. This is the training ground for the Great Commission in Matthew’s last chapter and verses Matthew 28:18-20: and re-emphasized in Acts 1:8: The message of salvation was first to be to the Jews and then to the rest of the world. 14-15 Not Welcome & Judgment. Jews thought the land of Israel so holy, that when they came…

Matthew 10:9-25

**Apologies for the recording of this message.  We’ve had a little problem with the sound.  Praying to get it fixed soon! ** Matthew 10:9-25, March 15, 2020 Further Instructions & Persecution Will Come  Review: 10:1-8 The Twelve Sent. The twelve are sent out with instructions that provide insight into the calling we have received as ministers of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. To see how they apply let’s look at Ephesians 4:11-12a.   You are the saints who are the…
Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away.

Mark 13:1-37

Jesus Foretells The Future Review – Connecting A Few Threads Micah 2:1-2, Mark 7:9-13, 11:16-17, 11:29-30, Matthew 3:7-8 What were the Pharisees and Sadducees truly like? Mark 10:20-22, 12:17, 12:41-44, 12:30 What does it mean to give to God what is God’s? 13:1-2 Jesus foretells the destruction of the temple. Largest stone still visible can be seen in the western wall tunnel. It has an estimated weight of 570 tons (2,000 pounds/ton or 1,140,000 pounds) and is 44.6 feet long,…
1 Thessalonians 2:13

1 Thessalonians 2:13-3:5

1:2 Paul didn’t thank the Thessalonians, but thanked God for them. Who do you thank God for in your life? 1:4-5 gospel came to the Thessalonians with words /and with power / and with the Holy Spirit, inspiring you with living faith in Christ, your faith triumphed over the waves of all objections, disputes, or hesitations of mind. John 20:29b blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed 1:6-10 Thessalonians imitated Paul, Silas, Timothy and the Lord…