If you ever thought that the devil’s temptings of Jesus aren’t applicable to your life, listen to Bob Cain’s teaching on Matthew 4:1-11 and you’ll see it in a new light. The devil taunts Jesus at His weakest and with His greatest need, suggesting God can’t fulfill Jesus’ needs. But when Jesus reminds the devil […]
There are no excuses – no excuses for being unprepared for Christ’s return. He will come. And He will return when we don’t expect Him. But He’s given us warning. We can be prepared. Are you prepared for Christ’s return? This week, we take a look at the excuses given by the foolish bridesmaids and […]
What do you think is going to happen to the world in the future? What do you think is going to happen to you at the end of the world? Jesus had lots to say about the future of the future and lots to help us prepare for it. In this passage we learn that […]
Ever wonder when Jesus might return? We believe the Bible tells us that one day Jesus will return to the Earth. Do we know when? No! Many have tried to predict the return of Christ with no joy, we just do not know when it will be. So how does this affect us in our […]
What did Jesus say about the future, and in particular his return? What difference should that make to us now in terms of how we live as his disciples? This message helps us to begin answering these questions and provides some challenges for we how we are to live in the Last Days.
Do you like good debate? It seems people against what you believe are happy to debate you, to try and catch you out. The same can be said for Jesus. He was constantly bombarded with questions from those trying to trip him up. Our passage in Matthew today has just this! Let’s see how Jesus’ […]
Jesus is making it clear to the Jewish leaders that they have failed to give to God what is rightfully His, and to accept from God what He has freely offered. The challenge stands for us today: if we reject the Son in this life, then the Son will reject us in the next. What […]
The authority of Jesus challenges the authority of self. In this passage, Jesus confronts Israel’s leaders in their hypocrisy and points out their failure to repent and believe. It leaves us with a challenge: will we accept the authority of Jesus and repent, or will we reject him and remain outside his kingdom?
Just as Jesus was on his way to Jerusalem, before His triumphant entry and then His crucifixion, two blind men stopped Him. They were interrupting Jesus at a critical point in His life on Earth. Everyone tried to shut the blind men up. But Jesus noticed. And He had compassion on them. How often to […]
Have you ever strived for greatness? Or have you ever watched others grasp for that and wondered what true greatness really is? Jesus’ disciples were jostling for the highest position when Jesus explained that greatness looked nothing like they imagined. That greatness involved humility and suffering before glory. Listen to this Bible talk on Matthew […]