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Matthew 9: 32-38 Never Has Anything Like This Been Seen in Israel part 3

Matthew 9: 32-38 Parallels Mark 3:22, Luke 11: 14-15; Mark 6:6b, 34; Luke 8:1; 10:2 32 After they had gone away, a demoniac who was mute was brought to him. 33 And when the demon had been cast out, the … Continue reading

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Matthew 9: 27-31 Never Has Anything Like This Been Seen in Israel part 2

Matthew 9: 27-31 Parallels Mark 10: 46-52, Luke 18: 35-43 but these are closer to Matthew 20: 29-34 27 As Jesus went on from there, two blind men followed him, crying loudly, “Have mercy on us, Son of David!” 28 … Continue reading

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Matthew 9: 18-26 Never Has Anything Like This Been Seen in Israel part 1

Matthew 9: 18-26 Parallels Mark 5: 21-43, Luke 8: 40-56 18 While he was saying these things to them, suddenly a leader of the synagogue came in and knelt before him, saying, “My daughter has just died; but come and … Continue reading

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Matthew 9: 14-17 The Nature of Discipleship Part 2B

Matthew 9: 14-17 Parallels Mark 2: 18-22, Luke 5: 33-39 14 Then the disciples of John came to him, saying, “Why do we and the Pharisees fast often, but your disciples do not fast?” 15 And Jesus said to them, … Continue reading

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Matthew 9: 9-13 The Nature of Discipleship Part 2A

Matthew 9: 9-13 Parallels Mark 2: 13-17, Luke 5: 27-32  9 As Jesus was walking along, he saw a man called Matthew sitting at the tax booth; and he said to him, “Follow me.” And he got up and followed … Continue reading

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Matthew 9: 1-8 What Sort of Man is This Part 3

Matthew 9: 1-8 Parallels Mark 2: 1-12; Luke 5: 17-26 1 And after getting into a boat he crossed the sea and came to his own town. 2 And just then some people were carrying a paralyzed man lying on … Continue reading

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Freedom for Fear and Shame: Grace in our Lives-A Sermon from July 21,2013

I don’t think it is a coincidence that the most common command in the bible is “do not be afraid.” And yet fear is a very real force in all of our lives and it causes us to do some … Continue reading

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