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Sermons on Matthew

Questions of Jesus

Why Did You Doubt?

Matthew 14:22-33 Pray Like Jesus Jesus prayed alone “After he had dismissed the crowds, he went up on the mountain by himself to pray.” (v23) Jesus prayed together with other believers in God “ He took with him Peter and John and James and went up on the mountain to pray.” (v28) Walk Like Jesus…

Questions of Jesus

Whose Son Is the Christ?

Scripture: Matthew 22:41-46 I. The Messiah is the Son of David. A. At the close of Matthew 22, the Pharisees (vs. 41) are gathered around Jesus. Jesus asks them an academic question in vs. 42: “What do you think about the Christ? Whose son is he?” Jesus is directing the religious leaders to the real…

Questions of Jesus

Why Do You See the Speck?

Scripture: Matthew 7:1-6 I. We see specks in others because we like to play God. A. The word judge (vs. 1) has a wide range of meanings. Sometimes, we speak about judging in terms of evaluating or analyzing a person’s behavior. And sometimes we speak about judging in terms of a judge condemning someone in…

Where is the King?

Scripture: Matthew 2 I. Since Jesus alone is king, Jesus is a threat to everyone who wants to be king. We see how threatened King Herod felt when he was told about the birth of King Jesus. The wise men do find Jesus, but when they find him, they don’t go back to tell King…

The Fathers of Jesus

SErmon Outline Scripture: Matthew 1:18-23 I. The fact that Jesus has two fathers means Jesus is God. A. We first learn that Jesus’ father is God in vs: 18. We see there that God the Holy Spirit is the father. The human life growing in the womb of Mary was a supernatural miracle performed by…