Matthew 13-14 Parable: The weeds of the field

From Matthew 13-14

40 41 42 43 Gospel Jesus is risen Christ thumb Jesus speaks about the kingdom of heaven in parables. In today’s parable he says good seed is allowed to grow up with weeds. He is talking about his people and giving them hope to persevere among the wicked til the time when he comes in judgment.

This is one of Jesus’ parables.

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Matthew 11-12 I desire mercy, and not sacrifice

From Matthew  11-12

Gospel Jesus is risen ChristIn today’s passage we learn Jesus is not afraid to challenge the religion of the day in order to promote the well being of others. Has anyone hindered you from doing what you believed was right?

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Matthew 9-10 Pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest

From Matthew 9-10

40 41 42 43 Gospel Jesus is risen Christ thumbJesus continues in his gospel ministry. He teaches about the kingdom and ushers it in with supernatural healing. People are putting their faith in him. At the end of today’s passage Jesus instructs his disciples to pray. To ask the LORD to raise up more workers. There is so much work to be done.

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Matthew 7-8 Jesus has authority over creation

From Matthew 7-8

Gospel Jesus is risen ChristWhich of Jesus’ miracles most impresses you? In today’s passage we are reminded Jesus saves. He saves people from sickness, disease and demonic possession. He saves people from creation gone wild. Are there aspects of your life you need to come to Jesus for help?

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Matthew 5-6 Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven

From Matthew 5-6

40 41 42 43 Gospel Jesus is risen Christ thumbToday’s passage is generally known as the ‘Sermon on the Mount’. Its chiefly about what those in the kingdom of Heaven look like now and what will happen to them in the future. Having called his first disciples, Jesus set out for them an outline of the privileges and the demands of the kingdom.

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