The “sermon on the mount” appeals to modernistic churches who teach a “social gospel,” salvation by works, and living by “the golden rule” (7:12). Problem is, no one can keep the “golden rule” in this dispensation of grace.
John 5:1-9 Last week we saw Jesus at the Sea of Galilee. “After this,” Jesus walked from Galilee to attend a feast in Jerusalem (v. 1). As we walk with Jesus through the pages of the Bible, every step He took was a step of mercy, grace, and truth. In today’s text, Jesus’ steps lead […]
The use of Peter’s boat would allow more people to hear Christ speak. What a blessing to have one of our possessions put to use so people can hear God’s Word.
Luke 4:16-30; Isaiah 61:1-2 Jesus was raised in Nazareth (v. 16). This is His first visit to His hometown since His baptism. But Jesus wasn’t well received. Jesus’ return to His hometown reminds me of a baseball player named Del Ennis. During his career, he hit 288 home runs. He hit 25 or more home […]
1 Kings 9 God warns Solomon to be obedient VIDEO SERMON
Jews would avoid Samaritans (v. 9). But Jesus was compelled to go out of His way keep a “divine appointment” with this woman at Jacob’s well who needed to be saved. He set aside Jewish traditions and racial differences to win one sinful woman.