Sermons from March 2020

Sermons from March 2020

Matthew

Matthew 11:1-6

Matthew 11:1-6, March 29, 2020 Unmet Expectations  Matthew 11:1 Jesus & His Disciples. The disciples were sent out following the instructions Jesus had given them in chapter 10. While Jesus went about teaching and preaching in the towns of Galilee.  11:2 John the Baptist in Prison. Turn back to 4:12 and that is when John was imprisoned. Why was he in prison? Because he had spoken directly against King Herod who had taken his brother Phillip’s wife Herodias as his…
Matthew

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

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…
Matthew

Matthew 9:35-38 and 10:1-8

Matthew 9:35-38 and 10:1-8, March 08, 2020 The Harvest, The Twelve and Us  9:35-36 Compassion of Jesus. The statement they were like sheep without a shepherd is taken from Numbers 27:15-17 where Moses is asking God to provide someone to lead them so the Lord’s people will not be like sheep without a shepherd. Jesus saw the need, felt compassion and was moved by His compassion and acted on it as shown in the next two verses. All too often…
Matthew

Matthew 9:27-38

*Apologies for not capturing the audio of Angi’s sharing her missionary trip to Costa Rica and Honduras.  Many accepted Christ – and many recommitted.  Angi listened to God’s call to go out into the field….. Matthew 9:27-38, March 01, 2020 Healing and Missionary Message  Review:  9:18-26 Twelve and Twelve. Matthew gives these two miracles only 9 verses, while both Mark (5:22-43) with 22 verses and Luke (8:41-56) with 16 verses provide much more detail. Matthew quickly focuses on the faith…