Sermons on Matthew

Sermons on Matthew

Are you blessed?

Nine times in as many verses Jesus says that various people are “blessed“. If being blessed is a good thing how can Jesus suggest that, “Blessed are those who mourn” and “Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me”? Matthew 5  demonstrates that the world only makes…

Jesus or Satan?

There have been some extraordinary one to one battles over the years. Great 1 to 1’s all have some things in common; both competitors are highly capable, both combatants are motivated to win, and either competitor could win. Matthew 4 shows us: The epic contest between Jesus and Satan The results of the contest The implications Matthew 4 provides an account of the…