Category: Sermons

Sermon: Loving God More Than the Promised Land Exodus 33:12–23

Truth Taught- The glory of God is the revelation of the His goodness in the radianceof His power and splendor. Sermon Outline: God’s Glory shown In the Exodus Israel’s Rebellion During the Exodus Moses, Loved God God, Please Show Me Your Glory God, Please… Continue Reading “Sermon: Loving God More Than the Promised Land Exodus 33:12–23”

Sermon: Are we really ready to pray? (Continued) Matthew 6:9-15

Truth Taught- God desires that His Kingdom come and His reign seen on all the earth as it is currently in heaven.  Introduction Prayer Matthew 6:5–15 (ESV)  5 “And when you pray, you must not be like the hypocrites. For they love to stand and… Continue Reading “Sermon: Are we really ready to pray? (Continued) Matthew 6:9-15”

Sermon: Are we ready to really pray? Matthew 6:9-15

Are We Ready to Really Pray? Our heavenly Father, Hallowed Be Your Name Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Matthew 6:9-15 Truth Taught-Jesus teaches us the greatest prayer begins with petitioning that God’s name be hallowed. … Continue Reading “Sermon: Are we ready to really pray? Matthew 6:9-15”

sermon: When You Pray Matthew 6:5-8

Truth Taught- God desires our prayers to be genuine and sincere not for the purpose of being seen by others Introduction Last time I told you that we have entered into another section of our Lord’s Sermon on the Mount.  This section was marked… Continue Reading “sermon: When You Pray Matthew 6:5-8”

Sermon: Practicing Your Righteousness Before God Matthew 6:1-4

Truth Taught- Do not practice your righteousness for the praise of men but for the glory of God.  Introduction As we work our way through the Sermon on the Mount we discover another piece of the puzzle pointing to the superior righteousness that Jesus… Continue Reading “Sermon: Practicing Your Righteousness Before God Matthew 6:1-4”

Sermon: Love the Lord Your God with All Your Heart Matthew 5:43-48

Truth Taught- We are called to love God with all our heart  and our neighbor as ourselves  Introduction For the last 5 weeks or so we’ve been looking at the false interpretations of God’s Law by the Scribes and Pharisee of ancient Judaism.  Literally, how… Continue Reading “Sermon: Love the Lord Your God with All Your Heart Matthew 5:43-48”

Sermon: God’s Glory is Far More Important Than Our Rights Matthew 5:38-42

Truth Taught- Christ’s followers must never resort to revenge but trust God in all things. Introduction The section we come to today is, as many have called it, the highest point of Christian counter culture.  If you remember from the Beatitudes that they are Jesus’… Continue Reading “Sermon: God’s Glory is Far More Important Than Our Rights Matthew 5:38-42”

Sermon: To Tell the Truth is Better Than Making a Vow or Swearing and Oath Matthew 5:33–37

Truth Taught- Christians must be people who are honest and tell the truth Introduction We’ve been looking together, over the past few weeks, at Jesus’ comments in the Sermon on the Mount concerning God’s law. We’ve discovered that His followers are to be characterized… Continue Reading “Sermon: To Tell the Truth is Better Than Making a Vow or Swearing and Oath Matthew 5:33–37”

Sermon: Purity in Thought and Deed Matthew 5:27-32

Truth Taught- Jesus is concerned with the genuine purity of His followers. Introduction If Jesus were to give us His truth taught for the rest of Chapter 5 it would probably be verse 20. Matthew 5:20 (ESV) 20 For I tell you, unless your righteousness… Continue Reading “Sermon: Purity in Thought and Deed Matthew 5:27-32”

Sermon: The Antidote for Anger Matthew 5:21-26

Truth Taught- The 6th Commandment is far more reaching than murder.  It also includes being angry with someone else. Introduction Last week we saw Jesus build a wonderful case on how His coming affected the Old Testament Law of God.  His words, I did… Continue Reading “Sermon: The Antidote for Anger Matthew 5:21-26”