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Jesus, Authority and the Old Testament Throughout the sermon on the mount (and the gospels more generally) Jesus speaks as “one with authority”. He regularly describes and defines the will of God without reference to a higher authority, scandalising the people of his time, for whom the word of God was definitively revealed in the […]
Living it! Living the life Jesus calls us to live Jesus says in John 10 v 11 “I came that they may have life and life to the full!” This Sunday we kick off our Autumn series returning to the Sermon on the Mount found in Matthew 5-7. In this, His largest recorded sermon, Jesus […]
Matthew 5 v 17 – 20 This article is a brief exposition of the above scriptures and we will see that they are as challenging today as when Jesus first declared them. Imagine the shock of Jesus’ audience as He said, “I have not come to abolish the Law or the prophets but to […]
You are the salt of the Earth, but if salt has lost its taste, how shall its saltiness be restored? It is no longer good for anything except to be thrown out and trampled under people’s feet. You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden […]