Matthew 21:18-32 – Doing and Saying – Episode 451

This is the episode is part 44 in a study on the gospel of Matthew. Jesus has a serious talk with a fig tree and the disciples about faith and with the pharisees about the difference between doing good and saying you will do good. click here to download (mp3)

Matthew 20:29-21:17 – Palm Sunday – Episode 450

This is the episode is part 43 in a study on the gospel of Matthew. Jesus enters into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday. The city receives him as king, but maybe not the king they had in mind. click here to download (mp3)

Matthew 20:1-28 – Fair is Fair? – Episode 449

This is the episode is part 42 in a study on the gospel of Matthew. Jesus tells a parable that questions our sense of “fair”. Is God worried about being fair? click here to download (mp3)

Matthew 19:13-30 – Rich Young Ruler – Episode 448

This is the episode is part 41 in a study on the gospel of Matthew. Jesus encounters a rich young man who wants to know how to get eternal life. To his surprise and the astonishment of the disciples, he learned that his riches were getting in the way. Are ours? Matthew 19:13-30 click here …

Matthew 19:1-12 – Divorce – Episode 447

This is the episode is part 40 in a study on the gospel of Matthew. In this episode Jesus is asked whether people should get divorced. Spoiler, he says no. click here to download (mp3)

Matthew 18:10-35 – Lost Sheep – Episode 446

This is the episode is part 39 in a study on the gospel of Matthew. Jesus tells 3 stories to show how God forgives and pursues those who are lost and how we need to do the same. click here to download (mp3)

Matthew 18:1-9 – Millstones – Episode 445

This is the episode is part 38 in a study on the gospel of Matthew. Jesus talks about who is the greatest in the Kingdom of heaven when the disciples ask. He then talks about causing others to stumble, which we really really should not. click here to download (mp3)

Matthew 17:14-27 – Death and Taxes – Episode 444

This is the episode is part 37 in a study on the gospel of Matthew. Even Jesus has to deal with death and taxes. He tells the disciples again that he is heading to Jerusalem to die. Peter is asked if Jesus pays the temple tax, but Jesus’s solution is… unusual. Matthew 17:14-27 click here …

Matthew 17:1-13 – Transfiguration – Episode 443

This is the episode is part 36 in a study on the gospel of Matthew. Jesus and Peter, James and John climb a mountain and Jesus changes before them into the resplendent Son of God as he meets with Moses and Elijah. Matthew 17:1-13 click here to download (mp3)

Matthew 16:13-28 – Messiah – Episode 442

This is the episode is part 35 in a study on the gospel of Matthew. Peter confesses that Jesus is the Messiah… and then in the next conversation is rebuked by Jesus when he tries to define for Jesus what Messiah should and shouldn’t be. click here to download (mp3)