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October 25, 2019 - 10:15 PM
Accept the Invitation Part 2

Accept the Invitation Part 2

Matthew 22:1-14 | The Parable of the Wedding Feast. This is a story of missed opportunities. Is there latent defiance in us? Do we fail to fear God? Do we erroneously think we can serve God on our terms? That we can respond when we’re ready?

Accept the Invitation Part 1

Accept the Invitation Part 1

Matthew 22:1-14 | This passage contains the parable of the wedding feast. It’s a story of missed opportunities. It is possible for someone to become so rebellious and obnoxious in their rejection of Christ that their heart become calloused and unable to respond. There are 3 movements in this...

It Is Not Your Property Part 2

It Is Not Your Property Part 2

Matthew 21:33-46 | This passage tells the story of the “Parable of the Tenants.” The parable is a summary of the continued self-righteousness of the religious rulers, who constantly condemned Jesus’ teaching. They assumed ownership, taking things that didn’t belong to them. They claimed to be the...

It Is Not Your Property Part 1

It Is Not Your Property Part 1

Matthew 21:33-46 | This passage tells the story of the “Parable of the Tenants.” Jesus directed it to the chief priests and Pharisees gathered nearby. The parable is really a summary of their ongoing arrogant display of self-righteousness. They assumed ownership of “proper” spirituality,...

Seeing is Not Always Believing Part 2

Seeing is Not Always Believing Part 2

Matthew 21:23-32 | The chief priests and elders were aconstant source of irritation to Jesus because they refused to believe the truth of hismessage. In part 2 of Seeing is Not Always Believing, Crawford Loritts states that thispassage offers a warning to those who go down that path. There’s a...

Seeing is Not Always Believing Part 1

Seeing is Not Always Believing Part 1

Matthew 21:23-32 | We’ve all heard the phrase, “seeing is believing.” In reality, that’s not always true. Despite all the evidence, some will simply not believe. When it’s about the Gospel, some will not believe because they’re not desperate enough, they’re deceived or they’re too proud. But belief...

Going Through The Motions Part 2

Going Through The Motions Part 2

Matthew 21:18-22 | In part 2 of “Going Through The Motions,” Dr. Crawford Loritts continues to remind us that faith-filled followers of Christ need to flourish and bear real fruit. He’ll share 3 characteristics of a faith-filled life.

Going Through The Motions Part 1

Going Through The Motions Part 1

Matthew 21:18-22 | In this passage, Jesus underscores the principle that faith-filled followers of Christ are to flourish and bear real fruit. He illustrates this in his interaction with a fig tree. This incident draws a contrast between those who are fruitless and those who are faith-filled.

My House, My Home Parts 1 and 2

My House, My Home Parts 1 and 2

Matthew 21:12-17 | Whenever the people of God are gathered, whether it is the temple in the Old Testament or the church today, three things are to be clear and unmistakable. When people see the church gathered, nothing should clutter these three things. The gathering is a place of purity, a place...