Living Hope Church is a non-denominational church worshiping God and serving the triad region of North Carolina. The preaching is gospel centered, Jesus focused, and aimed at eternal transformation.
Wk 27 - Take up Your Cross - The Gospel of Matthew
Jesus refused to bypass His suffering to lay hold of His kingship. Instead, He willingly embraced His suffering to win His crown on our behalf. Likewise, we cannot avoid our cross in our journey with Christ.
Wk 26 - Lip Service - The Gospel of Matthew
The Pharisees are obsessing about, and putting people in bondage over, what they eat and how they eat it (commandments of men). Yet they are NOT concerned about what comes OUT of a person’s mouth (commandments of God). What comes out of a...
Wk 25 - Jesus is the Bread - The Gospel of Matthew
Jesus fed around 10,000 people, to their fill, from basically nothing. And He did it on two different occasions. It a fantastical miracle, with deep meaning.
Wk 24 - The Kingdom Parables - The Gospel of Matthew
Jesus is intentionally teaching in a way that veil’s the truth. He is teaching in a way that avoids “throwing pearls before swine”. He is presenting the Truth in a way that only those who are truly seeking, who truly want to hear, will press...
Wk 23 - Demons and the Authority of Jesus - The Gospel of Matthew
Jesus interacted with demonized people on several occasions. In all of the interactions, His authority over them was absolute.
Wk 22 - He is Lord of the Sabbath - The Gospel of Matthew
God is not interested in the sacrifices and ordinances so much as He is interested in what they point to and represent. He is after humility, mercy, love, justice, true worship, trust, and devotion. The Pharisees have none of these things (in this...