we are surrounded by a great cloud of witnesses
The Sermon on the Mount
“Lord,” the man said, “if you are willing, you can heal me and make me clean.”
Monday Morning: 26 Aug 2019 – Matthew 7:15-29 ~ Jesus’ teaching on Identifying People, Obedience, and Rock Solid Foundations.
“When Jesus had finished saying these things, the crowds were amazed at his teaching, for he taught with real authority—quite unlike their teachers of religious law.”
Saturday Morning, 24 Aug 2019 – Matthew 7:1-14 ~ Jesus’ teaching on Hypocrisy, Persistent Prayer, and the Narrow Gate.
“The highway to hell is broad, and its gate is wide for the many who choose that way.”
“Seek the Kingdom of God above all else, and live righteously, and he will give you everything you need.”
“When you pray, go away by yourself, shut the door behind you, and pray to your Father in private. Then your Father, who sees everything, will reward you.”
Wednesday Morning: 21 Aug 2019 – Matthew 5:33-48 Jesus’ teaching on Vows, Revenge, and Love for Enemies.
“Love your enemies! Pray for those who persecute you!”
Tuesday Morning: 20 Aug 2019 – Matthew 5:17-32 ~ Jesus’ teaching on the Law, Anger, Adultery, and Divorce
“I say, if you are even angry with someone, you are subject to judgment!”