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The Trinity in Matthew's Gospel

Can you show someone the Trinity from the Bible in a simple and straightforward way? Matthew's Gospel, the first book you encounter in the New Testament, features two of my favorite references for doing so. Interestingly enough, both involve…

Jesus and the Woman Caught in Adultery

The Apostle John provides us with a captivating scene from the earthly ministry of Jesus - the case of the woman caught in adultery. By doing so, he provides us with important insights into our fallen, sinful condition. But more importantly,…

Episode 97: Did Jesus Contradict Himself?

Did Jesus contradict himself? Should a believer do good things in public or not? Matthew 5:15 seems to say yes, but Matthew 6:1 seems to say no, and both statements appear in the Sermon on the Mount. How can we make sense of this? Join Pastor…

Episode 96: I Misused a Metaphor

As a college student, I preached a sermon from Matthew 5:14-16. But looking back, I now realize that I misused a metaphor! To help you be a better Bible student, I’ll show you what I mean. I’ll let you learn from my mistake, and discover…

Did Jesus Contradict Himself?

An Apparent Contradiction Did Jesus contradict himself? Should a believer do good things in public or not? Take a look at these two statements by Jesus before you answer. Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good…

I Misused a Metaphor

As a college student, I preached a sermon from Matthew 5:14-16. But looking back, I now realize that I misused a metaphor! To help you be a better Bible student, I'll show you what I mean. I'll let you learn from my mistake. What is a Metaphor? First,…

The Doctrine of Christ

Wherefore God also hath highly exalted him, and given him a name which is above every name: that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth; and that every tongue should confess…