Sermons on Biblical Themes (Page 2)
Matthew 5:8 — Jesus commends the process and pursuit of purity (holiness) as one of the attributes of the Heavenly Father.
Matthew 5:7 — God blesses those who are merciful with mercy.
Matthew 5:6 — God blesses and truly satisfies those who listen and obey what He says is right.
Matthew 5:5 — If we serve God and others we will experience the blessing of participating in God’s restoration of humanity and Creation.
Matthew 5:5 — We look at how bringing our grief to God through mourning/lament results in the blessing of God’s comfort (and more).
Matthew 5:1-3 — Jesus teaches that wealth, status, and righteousness do not earn a place in the Kingdom; rather, it is God’s gift.
Matthew 5:1-12 — Jesus teaches his followers how to recognize and share blessing in the world.
Revelation 21; 1 Cor. 15 — A look at the here-and-now implications of our future restoration by God: being and bearing first fruits in the world.
1 Peter 2:9-10 — We are blessed to be a blessing, to share the Good News and enact God’s love, mercy, and justice in the world.
Matthew 13 — Jim Hinton teaches on the Kingdom of God.