Reflections From Matthew

ZEAL AND IGNORANCE

ZEAL AND IGNORANCE

Romans 10:2-3 (NKJV) "For I bear them witness that they have a zeal for God, but not according to...

THE CENTRALITY OF TEACHING

THE CENTRALITY OF TEACHING

Matthew 28:20 “teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you...” There cannot be...

THE NECESSITY OF BAPTISM

Matthew 28:19 “...baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,”...

WORLD VISION

WORLD VISION

Matthew 28:19  “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations...” Disciple-making is not...

HIS PRIMARY TASK FOR US

HIS PRIMARY TASK FOR US

Matthew 28:19 “Go therefore and make disciples...” Jesus has one primary task for us, and that is...

LIVING FAITH

LIVING FAITH

Matthew 28:19 “Go therefore...” True faith is not in the believing but in the actions that follow...

DO WE REALLY BELIEVE?

Matthew 28:18 “And Jesus came and spoke to them, saying, ‘All authority has been given to Me in...

THE STRUGGLE TO WORSHIP

Matthew 28:17 “When they saw Him, they worshiped Him; but some doubted.” I have repeatedly...

THE MOUNT OF APPOINTMENT

Matthew 28:16 “Then the eleven disciples went away into Galilee, to the mountain which Jesus had...

WAR AGAINST LIES

Matthew 28:15 “So they took the money and did as they were instructed; and this saying is commonly...

THE ONLY ONE TO WORSHIP

Matthew 28:9  “And as they went to tell His disciples, behold, Jesus met them...So they came...

TWO VITAL COMMANDS

Matthew 28:9-10 “And as they went to tell His disciples, behold, Jesus met them, ‘Rejoice.’...Then...

THE CALL TO RECOLLECT

Matthew 28:7,8 (NLT) “‘...Remember what I have told you.’ The women ran quickly from the tomb...”...

THE JOYFUL FRIGHT

Matthew 28:8 (NLT) “The women ran quickly from the tomb. They were very frightened but also filled...

A CHURCH WITHOUT GALILEE

Matthew 28:7-8 “‘And go quickly and tell His disciples that He is risen from the dead, and indeed...

GO BACK TO GALILEE

Matthew 28:7-8  “‘And go quickly and tell His disciples that He is risen from the dead, and...

THE SURETY OF HIS WORDS

THE SURETY OF HIS WORDS

Matthew 28:6  "He is not here; for He is risen, as He said. Come, see the place where the...

HOW HEAVEN RESPONDS

Matthew 28:5 “But the angel answered and said to the women, 'Do not be afraid, for I know that you...

THE GLOW

Matthew 28:3 “His countenance was like lightning, and his clothing as white as snow.” You cannot...

THE MINISTRY OF ANGELS

Matthew 28:2, 4 “And behold, there was a great earthquake; for an angel of the Lord descended from...

ABOVE AND BEYOND MAN

Matthew 27:64  “Therefore command that the tomb be made secure until the third day, lest His...

THE WONDER OF JESUS

Matthew 27:63  “saying, Sir, we remember, while He was still alive, how that deceiver said,...

EXTREME DEVOTION

Matthew 27:61  “And Mary Magdalene was there, and the other Mary, sitting opposite the tomb.”...

HOW TO HONOR JESUS

Matthew 27:59-60 “When Joseph had taken the body, he wrapped it in a clean linen cloth, and laid...

USE YOUR INFLUENCE

Matthew 27:57-58  “...there came a rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph, who himself had...

HONORING OUR WOMEN

Matthew 27:56  “among whom were Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James and Joses, and the...

FEEL FREE TO CRY OUT!

Matthew 27:46  “And about the ninth hour Jesus cried out with a loud voice, saying, ‘Eli,...