Archive for March 2018

The Jesus Kind of Life: Discern, Don't Condemn

Mark Nicholas

 

Matthew Chapter 7 v 1 - 14

On Good Friday, as we we remember the events leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus, we look back on some of his teaching  from the Sermon on the Mount as he encouraged his listeners not to judge others. 

 “Don’t pick on people, jump on their failures, criticise their faults— unless, of course, you want the same treatment. That critical spirit has a way of boomeranging."

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The Jesus Kind of Life: Who's Boss?

Mark Nicholas

 

Matthew Chapter 6 v 19-34

On Psalm Sunday, we are continuing our series for Lent 2018, based on Jesus' teachings from the Sermon on the Mount. This morning's message explores the question "Who's Boss".

 

 “Give your entire attention to what God is doing right now, and don’t get worked up about what may or may not happen tomorrow. God will help you deal with whatever hard things come up when the time comes."

 

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The Jesus Kind of Life: An Audience of One

Mark Nicholas

 

Matthew Chapter 6 v 1-18

Continuing on our series for Lent 2018, based on Jesus' teachings from the Sermon on the Mount, we come to what is probably one the most well known and most often repeated teachings of Jesus, or what has become known as 'The Lord's Prayer'. 

To view the Dallas Willard video on prayer, from the Divine Conspiracy series, click here

 

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The Jesus Kind of Life: Talk Straight and Hate Well

Mark Nicholas

 

Matthew Chapter 5 v 33-48

For the third week of our series on the Sermon on the Mount, we look at Jesus' teaching on vows, revenge and loving our enemies.

But I say, love your enemies! Pray for those who persecute you! In that way, you will be acting as true children of your Father in heaven.

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The Jesus Kind of Life: Disdain and Lust

Mark Nicholas

 

Matthew Chapter 5 v 21-32

Tough teaching from Jesus on anger, adultery and divorce. Part of our series for Lent 2018, based on the Sermon on the Mount.

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The Jesus Kind of Life: Be Distinctive

Mark Nicholas

 

Matthew Chapter 5 v 13-16

For the third week of our series on the Sermon on the Mount, we look at Jesus' teaching on being salt and light.

"You are the light of the world—like a city on a hilltop that cannot be hidden"

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