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What does it mean to follow Christ? Matthew 16:21-28

The sermon I preached this morning at Church of the Messiah. I was involved in some missional work there this summer running a youth mentorship program that focused on digital arts, leadership training and peer counselling and culminated in a one week combined Vacation Bible School/Around the World Arts Kids Camp. 1,430 more words

Theological Reflections

Jesus, that man's got attitude!

Sorry, couldn’t resist that… so this morning we were looking at the Beatitudes, which crop up in Matthew chapter 5, at the beginning of the sermon on the mount. 1,017 more words


"The Sign of the Son of Man in Heaven" will be solar | Prophecy

Before It’s News

“Then will appear the sign of the Son of Man in heaven; and then will all tribes of the earth mourn, and they will see the Son of Man coming upon the clouds of heaven with… 855 more words

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Poem For The Sunday Lectionary (Pentecost +13)

(Matthew 18: 15-20)

Somewhere between what is
and what will be,
between this present world
and a world redeemed, 276 more words

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Read Matthew 1:1 – 2:23

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The Question | Who is Jesus?

Background | 

Matthew is the first Gospel in the New Testament, but it was not the first Gospel written. 579 more words

For the Lord's Day (344)

When the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the angels with Him, then He will sit on His glorious throne.  Before Him will be gathered all the nations, and He will separate people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats.  176 more words

For The Lord's Day

The Sin Against the Holy Spirit

The Parable of the Unforgiving Servant takes us to the heart of the question of forgiveness in Matthew’s Gospel. A dialogue between Jesus and Peter sets the stage and gives us a sense of direction for interpreting the parable. 733 more words