Sermon on the Mount – 20 – Invitation

Sermon on the Mount – 20 – Invitation

Each week at the end of our worship time we extend an “invitation.”  If you grew up in church, you know that when the pastor finishes his sermon, often he will call on people to respond to what God has said to them through His Word.  This is the “invitation.”  The...
Sermon on the Mount – 20 – Invitation

Sermon on the Mount – 18 – Judge Not

“Judge not, lest you be judged.” This is one of the most familiar phrases in the Bible. It is also one of the most misunderstood and misused phrases in the Bible. Does this verse mean that we should never point out any sin or struggle in the lives of those...
Sermon on the Mount – 16 – Treasure

Sermon on the Mount – 16 – Treasure

Two questions every Christian should ask himself or herself are the following:  “Where is my heart,” and “Where is my treasure?”  In His sermon the mount, Jesus makes the connection that our heart and our treasure are always in agreement.  In Matthew 6:21, He says,...