Sermons from June 2020

Sermons from June 2020

Matthew

Matthew 16:24-28

Matthew 16:24-28, June 28, 2020 Discipleship  Review  16:21-23 Jesus Predicts His Death. Sad and terrible truth for His disciples. Knowing now who He is, they learn He has to die and on the third day be raised back to life.  It was so terrible that Peter privately rebuked Him. Of course Jesus was having none of that and publically rebuked Peter. Jesus’ rebuke showed the difference in how He and Peter looked at the same thing.  We, like Peter, often…
Matthew

Matthew 15:29 – 16:4

Matthew 15:29-16:4 – June 14, 2020 Who Believes, Who Has Faith  Three Keys 1) First a Centurion in Capernaum, small Jewish fishing and agricultural community on the northwest shore of the Sea of Galilee (Matthew 8:5-13) 2) Next a Jewish man in the Jewish area of Galilee in a synagogue with a shriveled hand was healed on the Sabbath whereupon the Pharisees plotted to kill Him. This led Matthew 12:17-21 to quote from Isaiah 42 which ends ‘In His name…
Matthew

Matthew 15:1-28

Matthew 15:1-28 – June 07, 2020 Defiling Words vs Great Faith  Review:  Jesus mourns: Back to 14:22-23 where Jesus finally has time to be alone and pray. To turn to His Father and mourn the death of John the Baptist. Recall 14:13a When Jesus heard what had happened, he withdrew by boat privately to a solitary place. Why was He looking for solitude? Remember how He had spoken of John only a little earlier in 11:11 Truly I tell you,…