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“Are you a sin manager?”- Matthew 5:27-32 (Partial message)


(click to listen, right click to download) “Are you a sin manager?” In Matthew 5:27-32, Jesus teaches that adultery is not just the physical act of being unfaithful to one’s spouse, but it has to do with the intentions and thoughts of the heart and mind.  There is a connection between what we allow our eyes […]

“Burdened or Blessed?” Amos 2:4-12 and Matthew 5:4,6,8


“Burdened or Blessed?” When you go to the hospital, the doctor may ask you about your level of pain.  He or she is trying to see how uncomfortable you are, on a scale of 1 to 10: “Are you mildly upset, is it medium pain, or is it the worst pain ever?” Many people in […]

“Resisting and Fleeing Temptation” (Various Passages)


“Resisting and Fleeing Temptation” (Various Passages) It would be nice if an alert popped up on our smartphones whenever temptation was headed our way. The bad news is that all of us at one time or another will fail when we are tempted.  We will give in; we will inevitably sin; we will take shortcuts […]