Sermons on Matthew

Self-Fulfilling Prophecy

What is a self-fulfilling prophecy? – where you predict something will happen, and then you do something to make that happen. There is a positive way – prepare and succeed. Unfortunately there is also a negative way – expect defeat, do not prepare, and be defeated. Join us as we examines scriptures where God’s people…

Comparing

The first shall be last and the last shall be first. Each of the workers hired to work in the field, even those who were hired at the 11th hour received the same wages. The owner of the house was generous and shared equally with all. But as humans, they were busy comparing their wages…

No Empty Threats

As we read the 18th chapter of Matthew – we see that God has spoken of five threats. While these threats are not empty, the promises of God are promises full of hope.We can be joyful and praise God for His blessings and His promise to bring us home to Him. Our debt has been…

Who is the Greatest

Great! We have a drive to be great – to be the greatest at what we do, to be the best… But who is the greatest? When the disciples asked Jesus who was the greatest in the Kingdom, he knew, and he shared with them. Join us as we examine the parables to discover who…

Upon This Rock

The first century AD was a time of great confusion. About religion, about the scriptures and about God. In the midst of the confusion Jesus shares these words with Peter and the rest of the disciples:           “Upon this Rock will I build My church” Peter interpreted Jesus’ words personally – but there is a…