Sermons tagged with ‘justice’

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“Blessed are the Merciful…” Matthew 5:7

“Blessed are the merciful…” The culture we live in craves revenge.  Some might say, “Revenge is sweet.” But the scriptures teach the opposite of revenge: “Good sense makes one slow to anger, and it is his glory to overlook an offense.” (Proverbs 19:11)  So if a follower of Jesus seeks to be merciful, does he or she simply […]

Psalm 73- Journey to the Center of Your Heart

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  Psalm 73- Journey to the Center of Your Heart (click to listen, right click to download) Do you really believe that God is good and just?  Doesn’t it make you envious when you see people doing wicked things with no consequences?  Doesn’t it bother you when people mock God and live proudly as if He […]

Poverty and Wealth in Proverbs

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Wealth and Poverty in Proverbs (click to listen, right click to download) “Whoever trusts in his riches will fall, but the righteous will flourish like a green leaf.” Proverbs 11:28 ESV Whether we are rich or poor, we all face the same difficulties in life.  All of us will meet the Lord, and someone else will get the goods […]

Dealing Honestly in Business and Relationships- Proverbs 28:1-14

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Proverbs 28:1-14 Dealing Honestly in Business & Relationships (click to listen, right-click to download) Integrity matters. Trust matters.  Honesty matters.    So why is there so much mistrust and corruption in business and relationships?  Greed, jealously, and pride are certainly common factors.  This message explains the connection between our standards, our obedience, and our decisions, that […]