The 5th Sunday of Lent

Isaiah: Preparing the Way ~ Part 5“Blessed”Isaiah 40:9; 52:7; 61:1-3; Matt. 5:1-12April 7, 2019 I. The CONTEXT around the BEATITUDES. (Mt. 5:1-12)A. An ANCIENT LONGING. (Isaiah 40:9; 52:7; 61:1-3)B. The specific OCCASION and AUDIENCE...

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The 2nd Sunday of Lent

Isaiah: Preparing the Way ~ Part 2Repentance is RelationalMt. 21:13; Isaiah 56March 17, 2019 I. JESUS in the TEMPLE. (Matt. 21:12-15)A. Jesus CREATES a RUCKUS. (v.12-13)B. Two TYPES of PEOPLE. (v.14-15) As we follow this Lenten journey, seeking...

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