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One Important Lesson About The End

“See to it that no one misleads you.” (Matthew 24:4)

Jesus’ disciples had just asked Him in :3, “Tell us, when will these things happen, and what will be the sign of Your coming, and of the end of the age?”  It should be instructive to us that the VERY FIRST thing Jesus said to His disciples after they had asked Him about the timing of the events of the end was “See to it that no one misleads you.” 229 more words

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It Will All Be Torn Down

“Jesus came out from the temple and was going away when His disciples came up to point out the temple buildings to Him. And He said to them, ‘Do you not see all these things? 422 more words

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"You Were Unwilling"

“Jerusalem, Jerusalem, who kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to her! How often I wanted to gather your children together, the way a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, and you were unwilling.” (Matthew 23:37) 281 more words

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"Straining Gnats & Swallowing Camels"

“Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you tithe mint and dill and cummin, and have neglected the weightier provisions of the law: justice and mercy and faithfulness; but these are the things you should have done without neglecting the others.” (Matthew 23:23) 366 more words

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Who's Your "PR Agent"?

“Whoever exalts himself shall be humbled; and whoever humbles himself shall be exalted.” (Matthew 23:12)

Have you ever seen someone boast (or maybe “humble brag” — if there is really such a thing! 403 more words

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A Misplaced Love

“They love … being called Rabbi by men. But do not be called Rabbi …” (Matthew 23:6-8)

Jesus’ harshest words in scripture were reserved for the scribes and Pharisees, whom He condemned in this chapter. 276 more words

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Don't Be A Hypocrite

“… but do not do according to their deeds, for they say things and do not do them.” (Matthew 23:3)

In Matthew 23 Jesus reserves His harshest words anywhere in scripture for the scribes and Pharisees. 257 more words

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