Jesus had publically shown forth his divinity. He had proven himself to be the Great Physician and Wonderful Counselor. Friends and enemies had seen his glory. They were all without excuse. Then, privately, Jesus showed even more of his glory to his men. Specifically, he took Peter, James, and John with him up a high … More Tax Exempt Sons and Daughters
In Matthew 5 through 7, Jesus is describing perfect obedience. He presents some of the commandments, rules, or principles one must keep in order to … Be called great in the kingdom Enter the kingdom of heaven Not be liable to the hell of fire Be Sons of the Father Earn the secret reward of … More How to Receive God’s Rewards?
Matthew 5:43-48 “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, so that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven. For he makes his sun rise on the evil … More Do we love or hate our political adversaries?