Sermons tagged with ‘righteousness’

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“Christ Fulfills the Law”

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Matthew 5.17-20 (click to listen, right click to download) ESPN college basketball analyst Fran Fraschilla described Villanova coach Jay Wright this way: “It’s fun to see him coach his team and give them the freedom to have success on both ends of the floor without his players worrying about making a mistake and being yanked out […]

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

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“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 […]

“Who me? Baptize You?” Matthew 3:13-17

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“Who Me, Baptize You?” (click to listen, right click to download) John the Baptist was astonished when Jesus came to be baptized by him; this was his relative after all (Luke 1:36).  Jesus did not have to be baptized for his own sin, so why did he ask John to do so?  In this encounter, we […]

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 […]