Category: Matthew

Sermon: God’s Commands or Human Traditions Matthew 14:34-15:9

Truth Taught- It is sin to place anything on the same level as God’s Word and to do so greatly affects our understanding of God and worship of God  Matthew 14:34–15:9 (ESV)  Here is a very interesting account of Jesus’ compassion to a random… Continue Reading “Sermon: God’s Commands or Human Traditions Matthew 14:34-15:9”

Sermon: Jesus, the Son of God Matthew 14:22–33

Truth Taught- Jesus proves to His disciples that He is the Son of God Introduction Our text today is a passage that we must be careful to guard against a humanistic interpretation.  What I mean is because we are self-centered by nature our first impulse… Continue Reading “Sermon: Jesus, the Son of God Matthew 14:22–33”

Sermon: Our Compassionate Savior and the Great Open-Air BanquetMatthew 14:13-20

Truth Taught- Jesus shows us His compassionate heart as He creates bread for those who have come to hear Him Matthew 13 In Matthew’s Gospel he presents in chapter 13 many parables of our Lord.  We saw our Lord’s amazing teaching through His word-pictures depicting… Continue Reading “Sermon: Our Compassionate Savior and the Great Open-Air BanquetMatthew 14:13-20”

Sermon: Concerning the Helpless and False Friends Psalm 41

Truth Taught: God will deliver His suffering people though they sin and even though no one else cares.       Psalms is separated into 5 “books.” Jewish tradition says that it was set up this way to resemble the Pentateuch, the lst 5 books of the Bible. Each of the… Continue Reading “Sermon: Concerning the Helpless and False Friends Psalm 41”

Sermon: Playing Politics Matthew 14:1-12

Truth Taught- Playing politics will cause us to do things we never thought we could do. Introduction Who was Herod? c. 4 B.C. Herod the Great dies in Jericho and is buried in Judea. Herod the Great was the Herod who tried to kill Jesus as… Continue Reading “Sermon: Playing Politics Matthew 14:1-12”