Description: This is our 23rd lesson in Matthew. Join us as we cover Jesus' confirmation and restoration ministry to Israel. See his response to John's disciples regarding the children of the bridechamber, the bridegroom, and the woman with the issue of blood.
Description: In this lesson, we pick back up with our Matthew study by way of chapter review, a look ahead and finally dealing with verses concerning: 1) wholeness vs. sickness, 2) mercy vs. sacrifice & 3) sinners vs. righteous. While God always desires knowledge, humility and mercy, this knowledge and subsequent obedience must be understood contextually, … Continue reading Matthew 9:9-14
Description: In this lesson, we continue with Christ's display of deity by manifesting the power and authority to forgive sins. Consider how Jesus responds to those he healed: Under the law, no man had the freedom to choose not to continue in it. After all it wasn't vain, it was their righteousness and life (Deu6:25; 32:47). … Continue reading Matthew 8:28-9:8
Description: In this lesson we cover further manifestation of both Christ's humanity and deity. Man was never given dominion over the wind and water, and Christ displays both in calming the sea. What manner of man was Christ? The God-man, God manifest in the flesh, the fullness of the Godhead bodily (1Tim3:16; Col2:9).
Description: Join us in this lesson as we consider the miraculous healings that Christ performed to believing Israel amongst unbelieving Israel. He identified with his nation in water baptism (Mt3:15), bore their infirmities up to the cross (Mt8:17), and paid for their Old Testament sins (Isa53; Heb9:15) at the cross to provide them their New Covenant … Continue reading Matthew 8:1-17