Monthly Archives: October 2019

Anger and Reconciliation

“You shall not murder.” Have you unlawfully shot, stabbed, or bludgeoned anyone to death? If not, can you say that you’ve kept this commandment? Listen to what Jesus says in Matthew 5:21–26. Beware of anger! Listen to Jesus. His language … Continue reading

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Fulfilling the Law and the Prophets

How do you answer someone who says, “The 10 Commandments have nothing to do with the life of a Christian”? What does Jesus say about the Law in Matthew 5:17–20? How important are the Law and the Prophets? Jesus does … Continue reading

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Salt and Light

What does it mean to let your light shine before men? The song, “This little light of mine,” gives one impression. In Matthew 5:11–16 we see a richer, more powerful, and brighter picture.

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Are You Blessed?

When is the last time you heard someone say he or she was blessed? When did you last use that word to describe yourself? In Matthew 5:1–12 Jesus uses the word repeatedly to describe those who make up his kingdom. … Continue reading

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