Sermons on Pharisees

Sermons on Pharisees

The Rest Only God Can Offer (Downtown Minneapolis)

Nehemiah 13:15-22 15 In those days I saw people in Judah treading winepresses on the Sabbath and bringing in grain and loading it on donkeys, together with wine, grapes, figs and all other kinds of loads. And they were bringing all this into Jerusalem on the Sabbath. Therefore I warned them against selling food on that day. 16 People from Tyre who lived in Jerusalem were bringing in fish and all kinds of merchandise and selling them in Jerusalem on the Sabbath to the people…

The Authority of Jesus vs. The Teachers of the Law

Luke82.pdf Luke82.pptx Luke 20:41-21:4   41ŒæThen Jesus said to them, äóìWhy is it said that the Messiah is the son of David?42ŒæDavid himself declares in the Book of Psalms: äóìäóÖThe Lord said to my Lord: ŒæŒæŒæŒæäóìSit at my right hand 43Œæuntil I make your enemies ŒæŒæŒæŒæa footstool for your feet.äóäó» 44ŒæDavid calls him äóÖLord.äó» How then can he be his son?äó 45ŒæWhile all the people were listening, Jesus said to his disciples, 46ŒæäóìBeware of the teachers of the law. They…

Tenants, Temple, Taxes and Tragedy

Luke80.pptx Luke 20:9-26 9 He went on to tell the people this parable: äóìA man planted a vineyard, rented it to some farmers and went away for a long time. 10 At harvest time he sent a servant to the tenants so they would give him some of the fruit of the vineyard. But the tenants beat him and sent him away empty-handed. 11 He sent another servant, but that one also they beat and treated shamefully and sent away…

The Already-Not-Yet Kingdom

Luke71notes.pdf Luke71.pptx Luke 17:20-37 The Coming of the Kingdom of God 20 Once, on being asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, Jesus replied, äóìThe coming of the kingdom of God is not something that can be observed, 21 nor will people say, äóÖHere it is,äó» or äóÖThere it is,äó» because the kingdom of God is in your midst.äó 22 Then he said to his disciples, äóìThe time is coming when you will long to see…

Thank You?

Luke69notes.pdf Luke69.pptx Luke 17:1-10 17 Jesus said to his disciples: äóìThings that cause people to stumble are bound to come, but woe to anyone through whom they come. 2 It would be better for them to be thrown into the sea with a millstone tied around their neck than to cause one of these little ones to stumble. 3 So watch yourselves. äóìIf your brother or sister sins against you, rebuke them; and if they repent, forgive them. 4 Even…

Religion vs Jesus – Round One: The Subtle Poison of Religion

Luke50.pdf Luke50.pptx Luke 11:37-44 37 When Jesus had finished speaking, a Pharisee invited him to eat with him; so he went in and reclined at the table. 38 But the Pharisee was surprised when he noticed that Jesus did not first wash before the meal. 39 Then the Lord said to him, äóìNow then, you Pharisees clean the outside of the cup and dish, but inside you are full of greed and wickedness. 40 You foolish people! Did not the…