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This personal Bible study book is designed to be paired with teaching videos from Jen Wilkin. It pulls the segments of the Sermon on the Mount into one cohesive, thought-provoking teaching.
This personal Bible study book is designed to be paired with teaching videos from Jen Wilkin. Purchase the Sermon on the Mount Leader Kit for small groups, or follow the directions for purchasing the personal use videos inside of the Bible study book.
An admirable, excellent book needed by a world which has turned against the Great Teaching of Jesus. The founder of the Bruderhof offers reflections on the Sermon on the Mount that stress God’s forgiveness. -Pitirim A. Sorokin, Harvard University. A little known but powerfully articulate saint, Arnold lived faithfully in difficult circumstances. Eberhard Arnold calls people to a life on complete trust in God so that their attitude toward God’s kingdom, other people, material wealth, and earthly power are transformed. -Christianity Today.
Explore the Bible: Matthew-Sermon on the Mount Bible Study Book is a six-session study that will equip you and/or your group members to understand . Suffice it to say, the Sermon on the Mount teaches essential Christianity.
Explore the Bible: Matthew-Sermon on the Mount Bible Study Book is a six-session study that will equip you and/or your group members to understand and apply Jesus’ most famous section of teaching on life in the kingdom of heaven. Perhaps no other segment of Jesus’ teaching has garnered as much notoriety or influence as the Sermon on the Mount. Through this study, groups will be exposed to the distinctives, date, and structure of the Book of Matthew and why it’s important to know the sermon’s background and history.
Saint Augustine once described the Sermon on the Mount as "the perfect measure of the Christian life. Taking his cue from Augustine, Frank Matera provides an exposition of the sermon for contemporary readers who wish to use the sermon as the standard by which they live their lives every da. atera shows how the Sermon on the Mount summons believers to single-minded devotion and wholehearted service to God. He unfolds the historical and theological background to the sermon
Matthew 5-7English Standard Version (ESV). The Sermon on the Mount. 32 But I say to you that everyone who divorces his wife, except on the ground of sexual immorality, makes her commit adultery, and whoever marries a divorced woman commits adultery.
Matthew 5-7English Standard Version (ESV). 5 Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him. The Beatitudes. 33 Again you have heard that it was said to those of old, ‘You shall not swear falsely, but shall perform to the Lord what you have sworn.
In Living the Sermon on the Mount, theologian and award-winning author Glen H. Stassen helps us to see that the revolutionary ideas in the Sermon on the Mount .
Contributed by Bill Prater on Jan 1, 2001 (message contributor). We are living in a culture that is in transition. Those things that used to be considered moral absolutes are quickly falling prey to moral relativism. Consequently, the moral foundations of this once great nation are crumbling, and crumbling with it, are the foundations of America’s homes. At one time in our society divorce was frowned upon, and it was almost unheard of as far as Christians were concerned. Churches could afford to sweep the issue under the rug and even take somewhat of a holier-than- thou attitude because the cases that arose were so few in number.
Sermon on the Mount summary: Beatitudes and application of the law. Jesus’ sermon begins with a description . We are even warned about false prophets who claim to be Christian, but whose lives don’t reflect God’s values and true conversion
Sermon on the Mount summary: Beatitudes and application of the law. Jesus’ sermon begins with a description of those who would be blessed by God. For instance, Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be filled (Matthew 5:6). We are even warned about false prophets who claim to be Christian, but whose lives don’t reflect God’s values and true conversion. Prophets and ministers are to be evaluated by their fruits (verses 15-20). Then Christ gave a very serious warning: Not everyone who says to Me, ‘Lord, Lord, shall enter the kingdom of heaven, but he who does the will of My Father in heaven (verse 21).