Sermon on the Mount; Chapter 7

Earlier today, I taught on Jesus’ teaching on not being able to serve two masters. It was a challenging study as God examined our motives and we took a close look at our own attitudes toward possessions, worry, and judging others. For the rest of this week and the first half of next week, we are going to do a chapter study on Matthew 7, in the context of the Sermon on the Mount. I would like to focus on three important aspects of this chapter; the commands given by Christ, the contrasts, and the comparisons. Continue reading