Sermons on Matthew

Matthew #10 – A New Audience (Matthew 6:1-18)

Read the Bible passage Sermon outline ‘All the world’s a stage…’ The promise of righteousness: A city on a hill! (5:14-16) The parody of righteousness: the hypocrisy of the Pharisees (6:1) – Giving to be honoured (6:2-4) – Praying to be seen (6:5-15) – Fasting to show off (6:16-18) The power for righteousness: Kingdom-centred, humble…

Matthew #9 – A New Heart (Matthew 5:20-48)

Read the Bible passage Sermon outline Hypocrites and masks… he greater righteousness of the kingdom of Christ (v. 20) Righteousness from the inside out: A heart of reconciliation (v. 21-26) A heart of purity (v. 27-30) A heart of faithfulness (v. 31-32) A heart of truthfulness (v. 33-37) A heart of generosity (v. 38-42) A…

Matthew #6 – A New Blessing (Matthew 5:1-16)

Read the Bible passage Sermon outline #Blessed? A New Blessing  Jesus’ famous sermon:  Entry requirements? Impossible demands? The King’s gracious wisdom for life in his Kingdom A Flourishing Life in the Kingdom of Heaven (v. 1-12) Poor, mourning, and meek Hungry, merciful, and pure Peacemakers and persecuted A Shining Life in the Kingdoms of This…