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Sermons on Matthew 5 More sermons: Matthew 5
God: How could a Loving God send someone to Hell? Matt. 5:22; 28-30
Shared by: Philip Martin on Apr, 2016
Summary: Questions we would we must like to ask God if given the chance.
Series: God I have a question
Shared by: Charl Swart on Mar, 2016
Summary: We are all faced with stumbling blocks in our lives. But mnay times these stumbling blocks is placed in our way by ourselves. We are our own worst enemy. These stumbling blocks starts in our minds / hearts and we need to identify them and cast them away.
Series: Sermon on the Mount
Fifty Shades of Grace
Shared by: Mark Opperman on Oct, 2015
Summary: Selfishness colors everything around us until common sense and decency gets lost, having been painted over with these shades of gray. This same selfish spirit was working in the hearts of men in Jesus’ day. And that is what our passage is about today.
Series: Storm Prep
“If your right eye causes you to sin, tear it out and throw it away”
Shared by: Pat Damiani on Aug, 2015
Summary: Overcoming sin in my life is more a matter of heart work than hard work
Series: The Hard Sayings of Jesus
Desperate Housewives and Too Many Husbands
Shared by: Bruce Rzengota on Mar, 2014
Summary: Taking the Leap to something higher this summer will require embracing the hard sayings of Jesus. This week we continue with 2 "Hard Sayings" that deal with love and marriage, lust and divorce.
Series: Take the Leap
A Kingdom of Faithfulness
Shared by: Danny Davis on Feb, 2014
Summary: Jesus taught about divorce. He called believers to a life of faithfulness. Unfortunately, sometimes faithfulness is abandoned and lives are destroyed. What is our response to those who experience the pain of divorce and unfaithfulness?
God's Plan for Our Purity
Shared by: Rick Crandall on Apr, 2013
Summary: 1. Respect God's standards for purity (Matt 5:27-32). 2. Run to the cross of Christ (Rom 6:23). 3. Repent from sexual sin (Luke 15:17-20). 4. Run away from sexual sin (2 Tim 2:22). 5. Renew your mind with Godly things (Rom 12:1-2).
Shared by: Michael McCartney on Feb, 2012
Summary: The bulging eye’s disease which Jesus is talking about here is directly related to what our minds and hearts dwell on. When Jesus readjusts the false scale for sin he makes it clear that lusting after another is already the first step of sin and the same
Series: Cliff Hangers
The Truth About Adultery
Shared by: Tim Diack on Dec, 2011
Summary: Sexual immorality is rampant in our society and the overwhelming sentiment of our culture seems to be "if it feels good - do it!" God calls us to a higher standard though and Jesus sets us straight on the truth about adultery. Also includes thoughts on
Matthew 5:27-30 Lust and flirting – marriage’s kryptonite
Shared by: Thomas H on Nov, 2011
Summary: Matthew 5:27-30 Lust and flirting – marriage’s kryptonite
Shared by: Alison Bucklin on Jun, 2011
Summary: The system of sexual morality which begins with God operates on three levels, in three dimensions. First it binds the individual, then the couple, and finally the entire society. And each dimension reflects something of the nature of our Creator.
Series: Sermon on theMount
Love vs Lust
Shared by: Michael McCartney on Feb, 2010
Summary: When you compare love verse lust you very quickly discover that one leads to happiness, blessings and fulfillment in life while the other leads to discontentment, guilt, curses and despair in life. Which will you choose?
Series: 4 letter words
Matthew 5 - Part 15 - SEX, ADULTERY, LUST AND GOUGING YOUR EYE OUT!
Shared by: Ross Cochrane on Jan, 2010
Summary: I notice when Jesus confronts me, He goes for the heart. I am amazed at what I am capable of tolerating in my life unless I actively choose to His way to deal with it. I need to be vigilant in this important area concerning my thought life.