Matthew 06c – Your Dad Loves You

We are looking at the first verse of what is known as “The Lord’s Prayer.” A better name for it would be “The Disciple’s Model Prayer.” Jesus encourages the believer to pray in a very personal and intimate way to their powerful, all-knowing Pappa. Galatians 4:6 1 John 5:1-2 John 5:15-19 Matthew 11:25-26

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Matthew 06b – Pray with the Right Heart

What is prayer? How often should I be praying? What is most important to God when we pray to Him? Listen in as we answer these questions and more. Ephesians 6:18 Colossians 4:2 1 Thessalonians 5:17 Romans 12:12 Psalm 116:1-2 Psalm 145:18-19   Philippians 4:6-7 Matthew 7:7

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Matthew 06a – Give with the Right Heart

As we begin the 6th chapter of Matthew, we see that the Lord is less concerned about what we give and more concerned about the heart that gives. As we listen, let us examine our own motivations concerning giving. Matthew 5:16 Deuteronomy 15:7-8 Deuteronomy 15:10-11 Acts 2:45 Acts 4:32-37 1 Timothy 6:17-19

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Matthew 05q – Bombs Away

In the war against His enemies, Jesus is going to employ the largest weapon humanity has ever seen. Jesus is also going to teach His followers on how to use it against their enemies as well. Leviticus 19:18 Exodus 23:4-5 Psalm 139:19-22 Psalm 139:23-24 Luke 10:25-37 Job 31:29-30 Romans 5:8 Luke 22:47-51

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Matthew 05p – Stop Getting Even

We live in a society that accepts and encourages revenge, but Jesus give us a better way to live. Exodus 21:22-25 Leviticus 24:17-20 Deuteronomy 19:16-21 Leviticus 19:18 Proverbs 20:22 John 18:19-23 Exodus 22:26-27 2 Thessalonians 3:10-12 Matthew 5:38-42 MSG Version 38“Here’s another old saying that deserves a second look: ‘Eye for eye, tooth for tooth.’ 39 Is […]

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