Sermons on Matthew

2017-04-09 Blind Bartimaeus

The special day known as Palm Sunday is when Jesus’ Triumphal Entry is remembered and celebrated. Bartimaeus, the whom Jesus healed in Jericho, likely was there waving his palm branch and joining in the celebration. This Palm Sunday message focuses on the healing of Bartimaeus, focusing on the words of Jesus—words that everyone in the world needs to hear: “What do you…

2017-02-19 Love Your Neighbor

From Leviticus 19:18 and Matthew 5:38-48, Pastor Shawn talks about how to love your neighbor as yourself. Dealing with difficult people and situations are “hot water” experiences that expose what’s really in our hearts. However, when our lives are “steeped” in Christ’s presence, we gradually become more like Him, and His grace overflows out of our lives. God’s grace is always purposeful.…

The Call of Christmas – The Call of God to Follow

Our Advent series, The Call of Christmas continues with Joseph—A Call to Faithfully Follow. From Joseph’s story, we see that following Gods plans means that your plans are going to change: “Joseph her husband was a righteous man and did not want to expose her to public disgrace, he had in mind to divorce her quietly. But after he had considered this,…