Last week we saw that the polar opposite Pharisees and Sadducees were cooperating together against Jesus. The Pharisees were like our so-called conservatives today. They held to what they had always believed and what they had always thought even though many elements of it were wrong. The Sadducees were like the progressives of our day. […]
In the Sermon on the Mount Jesus was not just concerned with communicating truth, but in eliciting a response. Are you on the broad path or on the narrow way? How can one tell? What are the distinguishing marks of each? Listen, consider, and enter in at the narrow gate!
Most of the time Scripture encourages us not to fear. Most of the time we are taught that if we fear (hold in reverence and respect the weight of His glory and holiness) God we have no need to fear anything. Pastor Matt brings us the strong warning from the author of Hebrews in the […]