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Life Lessons from the Mountain

Without Gloom or Grimace

Series:  Life Lessons from the Mountain Title:  Without Gloom or Grimace Text:  Matthew 6:16-18 Tonight’s Task:  What is fasting, and how should we do it? 1.  What is fasting? Definition: A Christian’s voluntary abstinence from a normal function, primarily eating, for spiritual purposes Types: a. a normal fast b. a partial fast c. an absolute…

Mean What You Say

Series:  Life Lessons from the Mountain Title:  Mean What You Say Text:  Matthew 5:33-37 Tonight’s Takeaway – Live with such integrity that oaths are almost unnecessary 1.  Not all oaths are forbidden 2.  Oaths should not be made rashly 3.  Oaths should not be made deceptively 4.  Oaths should be made only in God’s name…

Only Skin Deep

Series:  Life Lessons from the Mountain Title:  Only Skin Deep? Text:  Matthew 5:27-30 Tonight’s Takeaway:  Sexual immorality is more than skin-deep A.  God has indeed set up sexual boundaries for our body B.  But, those same boundaries extend past our skin to our mind and heart How do we guard our heart and body against…

The Second Oldest Sin

Series:  Life Lessons from the Mountain Title:  The Second Oldest Sin Text:  Matthew 5:21-26 Tonight’s Takeaway:  Guard your heart against unrighteous anger so that you avoid walking in Cain’s footsteps 1.  There is a difference between righteous anger and unrighteous anger 2.  Unrighteous anger must be guarded against because it is murder in the heart…