Sermons on Matthew

Focus on Your Family: Live Pure

Matthew 5:27-30 27 “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall not commit adultery.’ 28 But I tell you that anyone who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart. 29 If your right eye causes you to stumble, gouge it out and throw it away. It is better for you…

A Mother That Really Impressed Jesus

Matthew 15:21-28 21 Leaving that place, Jesus withdrew to the region of Tyre and Sidon. 22 A Canaanite woman from that vicinity came to him, crying out, “Lord, Son of David, have mercy on me! My daughter is demon-possessed and suffering terribly.” 23 Jesus did not answer a word. So his disciples came to him and urged him,…

Two-Gather to Reach Others

Matthew 18:20 “For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them.” Why We hesitate to share our faith… Because we are afraid We don’t feel qualified Don’t want to be pushy We don’t care enough Mark 2:1-5 A few days later, when Jesus again entered Capernaum, the people heard that…

Staying Positive About Christmas (Part 4)

Matthew 2:1-2 After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem 2 and asked, “Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star when it rose and have come to worship him.” 3 When King Herod heard this…

Make Disciples: Ministry Through You

Matthew 28:18-20 “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.  Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you.”   You need God’s Word in you. You need God’s people around you. You need God’s ministry through you.   John 15:1-8…

Make Disciples: The Word in You

Matthew 28:18-20 18 Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. 19 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded…

No Fear – Of What People Think About You

Matthew 1:18-25 18 This is how the birth of Jesus the Messiah came about: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be pregnant through the Holy Spirit. 19 Because Joseph her husband was faithful to the law, and yet did not want to expose her…

Jonah: Reaching Our Ninevah

Matthew 12:38-42 38 Then some of the Pharisees and teachers of the law said to him, “Teacher, we want to see a sign from you.” 39 He answered, “A wicked and adulterous generation asks for a sign! But none will be given it except the sign of the prophet Jonah. 40 For as Jonah was three days and…