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Sermons on Matthew

“Anger & God’s Law” Matthew 5:21-26

An Expositional Sermon Matthew 5:21-26 “Anger & God’s Law” Theme/Big Idea: We are all guilty of breaking the sixth commandment “you shall not murder”. Aim/Appropriation/Application: Pray that God would use this text to expose our sin of murder and drive us to repentance and faith in Jesus Christ. Outline: (1) Sinful Anger Is Murder (Matthew 5:21-22),…

“Christ Fulfilled the Law” Matthew 5:17-20

An Expositional Sermon Matthew 5:17-20 “Christ Fulfilled the Law” Theme/Big Idea: Jesus came to perfectly fulfill God’s law. Aim/Appropriation/Application: Delight in Jesus Christ as the perfect fulfillment of God’s law. Outline: (1) Jesus Came to Fulfill the Law & the Prophets (Matthew 5:17) (2) God’s Law Is Eternal (Matthew 5:18) (3) Don’t Relax God’s Commandments (Matthew 5:19)…

“Christ’s Kingdom Citizens Are Salt & Light” Matthew 5:13-16

An Expositional Sermon Matthew 5:13-16 “Christ’s Kingdom Citizens Are Salt & Light” Theme/Big Idea: Christ’s people are salt and light. Aim/Appropriation/Application: Pray that God would help us to understand our identity in Christ and that we would live courageously in harmony with who we are in Christ. Outline: (1) In Christ, You Were Made to Be Something…

“Marks of Christ’s Kingdom Citizens” Matthew 5:1-12

An Expositional Sermon Matthew 5:1-12 “Marks of Christ’s Kingdom Citizens” Theme/Big Idea: The blessedness of citizens of the kingdom of heaven are visible in specific marks. Aim/Appropriation/Application: Pray that God would help us to long more for Him because of this passage. Outline: (1) Christ’s Kingdom Citizens are Blessed (2) Marks of Christ’s Kingdom Citizens – Know Yourself (Matthew…

“Christ, Light in the Midst of Darkness” Matthew 4:12-17

An Expositional Sermon Matthew 4:12-17 “Christ, Light in the Midst of Darkness” Theme/Big Idea: As the light of Jesus Christ breaks upon the darkness of your sin, repent and believe in Him to be found in His kingdom.  Aim/Appropriation/Application: Pray that God would expose the darkness of our sin so that we might repent, and that…

“Christ, Baptized to Fulfill all Righteousness” Matthew 3:13-17

An Expositional Sermon Matthew 3:13-17 “Christ, Baptized to Fulfill all Righteousness” Theme/Big Idea: Jesus’ baptism fulfilled all righteousness and is a public display of the eternal love God has for Himself within the Trinity. Aim/Appropriation/Application: Spend your life learning of this love of the Father for His Son, confirmed by the Holy Spirit. And by faith in…

“Christ’s Herald” Matthew 3:1-12

An Expositional Sermon Matthew 3:1-12 “Christ’s Herald” Theme/Big Idea: Flee God’s wrath to come by turning from your sin and trusting in the one who John the Baptist pointed to, Jesus Christ. Aim/Appropriation/Application: Warning: God’s judgment is coming, repent and believe in Jesus Christ. Encouragement: Christ will clear his threshing floor and gather his wheat, His people, into the barn.…