This past Sunday I preached on Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness in Matthew 4. The big idea of that sermon was that because of Jesus’ victory over temptation (using the same tools we have available to defeat sin), 421 more words
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Blessings to all. Here’s the audio from this evenings service where I preached on Matthew 27.46 and Jesus’ words from the cross, “My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?” In this sermon, I argue that Jesus’ words were in actuality a reference to the entirety of the Psalm (not just Ps 22.1), which ends with the psalmist (and also the Lord) not being abandoned by God, but rather, with the psalmist being redeemed and upheld – which in return means that Christ was upheld and not abandoned on the cross. 27 more words
When we don’t know where we came from and where we are going to, life may become a big interrogation sign.
My heart hurts when I hear stories of people who, for lack of knowledge about Jesus and what he means for us, feel like their life or other’s lives are just a train wreck waiting to just derail. 978 more words