Matthew

Your lifeline to God

But Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.” –Matthew 19:26 As a Christian, your lifeline to God is prayer. It’s how you grow more intimate with God and develop a deeper and more personal relationship with Him. But prayer is also how you face […]

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Seeking forgiveness from others

“So if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother has something against you, leave your gift there before the altar and go. First be reconciled to your brother, and then come and offer your gift.” –Matthew 5:23-24 I heard about a pastor who was taking over a church […]

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What godly leadership looks like

“But whoever would be great among you must be your servant, and whoever would be first among you must be your slave, even as the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” –Matthew 20:26-28 Leadership is a critical characteristic to every […]

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Your heavenly father is listening

“Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For yours is the […]

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Your lifeline to God

But Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.” –Matthew 19:26 As a Christian, your lifeline to God is prayer. It’s how you grow more intimate with God and develop a deeper and more personal relationship with Him. But prayer is also how you face […]

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Are you hungry?

“Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.” –Matthew 7:7 How great is your faith? Are you hungry for God? Do you pursue Jesus Christ? In Matthew chapter 15, we see how a Canaanite women relentlessly pursued Jesus, and how her faith […]

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Who are you following?

As Jesus passed on from there, he saw a man called Matthew sitting at the tax booth, and he said to him, “Follow me.” And he rose and followed him. –Matthew 9:9 In our Scripture verse today, Jesus says, “Follow me.” The words were written in Matthew 9:9 as a command. Jesus didn’t ask Matthew […]

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You can trust God in your trials

Immediately he [Jesus] made the disciples get into the boat and go before him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowds. –Matthew 14:22 I want you to think about today’s verse for a moment. Jesus made the disciples get into that boat, knowing that a storm was coming their way. Yet Jesus didn’t […]

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A testimony in baptism

“Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.” –Matthew 28:19 Baptism should be important to followers of the Lord Jesus Christ because it was important to Him, plain and simple! Not only was Jesus baptized at the outset […]

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The power to transform your life

But Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.” –Matthew 19:26 The Christian faith is a can-do faith! “I can do all things through him who strengthens me” was the apostle Paul’s declaration in Philippians 4:13, and it should be ours as believers as well. […]

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