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Rude or Shrewd

Matthew 7.6
May 8th 2016

Last week Jesus took five verses to convince His disciples: "Judge not."

However this week, He seems to change course, judging some as dogs & pigs, unfit for our righteous pearls. What are we to do? How are we to understand? One thing is certain, figuring out >>

discernment, discretion, grow, holiness, judge, know God, mature, pigs, proclaim, righteousness, Scripture, swine, witness
discernment, Matthew, Sermon On The Mount

Specks, Logs & Humility

Matthew 7.1-5
May 1st 2016

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compassion, help, hope, humility, judge, love, patience, pride, selfishness, sorrow, truth
judgement, Matthew, Sermon On The Mount

Don't Judge?

Matthew 7.1-2
Apr 24th 2016

If our culture needs clarification on one passage, perhaps it is today's more than any other: "Do not judge..."

Many believe that, to be truly Christian, you can't express your opinion, thoughts or convictions about anything. Is brainlessness really what Jesus >>

carefulness, condemn, discern, hell, judge, judgement, pride, righteous, self-righteous, think, thought, wisdom
Matthew, pride, Sermon On The Mount

His Commandment Is Eternal Life

John 12.47-50
May 8th 2011

Jesus said that He came to salvage the world, not to judge it; yet, His words are the standard by which all will be judged. To reject His Word (the commandment for eternal life that He received from His Father) is to reject Light, reject salvation, reject >>

authority, eternal life, Father, Jesus, judge, Mother's Day, receive, reject, Word
Gospel of John, John 12

I Am

John 8.48-59
Aug 22nd 2010

Brace yourself: Jesus is speaking again!

If you thought He may have been beating around the bush before, He leaves no doubt this morning. In today's passage, after a couple of warnings, Jesus states very clearly who He is.

So how do you think the >>

Abraham, death, Eternal, glory, I Am, Jesus, judge, life, stone
Gospel of John, John 8

Light of the World

John 8.12-20
Jul 18th 2010

When you stop and think about the necessities of life, Jesus has pretty much claimed them all. In addition to eternal waters and bread for life, today He stands and proclaim Himself to be, none other than, the Light of the World.

Light isn't a word the >>

Father, Jesus, judge, Light, Tabernacle, world
Gospel of John, John 8

No One to Condemn?

John 7.53-8.11
Jul 11th 2010

Imagine getting caught in your worst sin... then being paraded up to front row of the church for al to see. There is no doubt of your guilt, no hope for an acquittal: you're guilty and you know, as does everyone else.

It is at this juncture in your life >>

adultery, caught, condemnation, freedom, harlot, judge, Pharisee, scribes, sin, woman
Gospel of John, John 7


John 7.40-53
Jun 27th 2010

The Apostle John is on a mission: to prepare the bride for her Groom.

In order to achieve his goal, John paints a picture of Jesus for his readers. In every chapter and paragraph, he seeks to inform us as to who Jesus is, what He is like, what He does and >>

accursed, arrest, Christ, ironically, irony, judge, Nicodemus, Prophet, Son of God
Gospel of John, John 7