Sermons on Matthew

WHO’S YOUR ONE?

18 And Jesus, walking by the Sea of Galilee, saw two brothers, Simon called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen. 19 Then He said to them, “Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men.” 20 They immediately left their nets and followed Him. 21…

THE PROCLAMATION

16 Then the eleven disciples went away into Galilee, to the mountain which Jesus had appointed for them. 17 When they saw Him, they worshiped Him; but some doubted. 18 And Jesus came and spoke to them, saying, “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. 19 Go therefore and make…

THE CROSS OF SEPARATION

45 Now from the sixth hour until the ninth hour there was darkness over all the land. 46 And about the ninth hour Jesus cried out with a loud voice, saying, “Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani?” that is, “My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me?” Matthew 27:45-46

FORGIVENESS

21 Then Peter came to Him and said, “Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? Up to seven times?” 22 Jesus said to him, “I do not say to you, up to seven times, but up to seventy times seven. 23 Therefore the kingdom of heaven is like a…

Get Busy Living or Get Busy Dying

This week’s message was delivered by Ed Goodman. Get Busy Living, or Get Busy Dying  (Matthew 25:14-30)    The Setting of the Story (vv.14-15)  The Master’s people are assembled. (v.14)  The Master’s possessions are allocated. (v.15)    The Stewardship of the Servants (vv.16-18)   Some people are dedicated and handle their gifts competently. (vv.16-17)  Some people are disobedient and hide their gifts completely. (v.18)    The Settlement of the Savior (vv.19-30)  God will reward dedicated servants.  (vv.19-23)  God will reject disobedient servants.  (vv.24-30)