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Sermon on the Mount (SM): The Radical Kingdom and Its Unlikely Recipients (Matthew 5:1-12)
The Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7) serves as a compilation of some of Jesus' most radical teachings in one place. However, the shock value of his words are not limited to the original audience alone; we soon will see the values of Jesus run counter-cultural to many of our own.
010. Why Abraham, What Is Righteousness & How Does This Point Us To Jesus - feat. David Russell (Genesis 12)
God’s plan is to rescue and bless his rebellious world through Abraham’s family.
009. The Climax of Genesis (Genesis 11)
God comes down not to inspect the scenario, but to thwart it. His method is perhaps surprising: he will confuse their language. Why not simply topple the tower?
008. Why Did God Send The Flood?
For many today, the idea that the Bible is good, beautiful, and loving crashes against moments in the Bible of violence, judgment, and bloodshed. We find ourselves asking questions like, “How could a good God send a flood to destroy the earth?”
007. Dead Man Talking (Genesis 4)
As outside viewers, we are unable to detect any difference between the two brothers and their offerings. Perhaps the fault is an internal one, an attitude that is known only to God.
006. The War Between The Seeds (Genesis 3:15)
Though wounded in the struggle, the woman's seed would be victorious. How will that victory come about, and what will the long, treacherous journey toward victory mean for humanity?