Love is the ultimate motivator. We try to occupy our free time with the things that we enjoy doing. We spend time with people we love and talk about things we have a passion for.
The contemporary culture we live in presents personal choice as a hallmark of the freedom we exercise.
In this message, we see Jesus finishing off The Sermon of the Mount, with some chilling words.
The Church in acts were of one accord but that didn’t just happen. They had to remember they were one body though they come from different cultures they had to remember they were one body, though they were called to
Jesus’ “Sermon on the Mount” is a foundational teaching for every true Christian.
The sermon on the mount was the greatest sermon ever preached and recorded. It must have been amazing to be there, hearing every word from the master’s mouth.
Today’s message looks at a section of The Sermon of the Mount, where Jesus brings God’s Kingdom invitation to the gathering crowd and unpacks God’s law and His standards.
Revelation 3:20 tells us that Jesus knocks at the door and if the person answers he will come in and eat with that person and that person will eat with him.
The book of Proverbs expresses order in creation, whilst Song of Songs expresses delight in one-dimension experienced by humans in the created order.
When considering the characteristics of the people that were friends of Jesus, we can learn a lot about what characteristics we should seek to display in our Christian walk.