Legalism Exposed

Legalism Exposed

Matt 12:1-14      “Legalism Exposed”     The longer the people watched Jesus, the more he surprised them. Most did not understand why Jesus ate and drank with notorious sinners. What shocked the people the most was not who Jesus befriended, but who he condemned....
A Confusing Passage Explained

A Confusing Passage Explained

A Confusing Passage Explained Matt 11:7-14        Our passage is one of those passages you read it and ask, “what in the world is this about?” This is one of those passages where a little knowledge of Greek and some knowledge of Jewish thinking in the first century...
God’s Unlikely Choice

God’s Unlikely Choice

God’s Unlikely Choice Matt. 10:1-4        Let’s begin with the number twelve. Why was it important that there be twelve apostles? The number twelve was important because the twelve apostles correspond with the twelve tribes of Israel. The heads of the...
The Contemporary Grace Movement

The Contemporary Grace Movement

The Contemporary Grace Movement   I was only exposed to the contemporary grace movement a few years ago as I obtained my doctor of ministry from Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando. I kept hearing about a man with a radio show named Steve Brown, and began reading...
Ministers – Good for the Soul

Ministers – Good for the Soul

Ministers – Good for the Soul                                                                                                           Matthew 9:35-38      If anything was clear to Jesus as he looked upon the people of Israel; it was that the shepherds of...