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Epic Rest

What’s the best rest you’ve ever had? Is it after a good long sleep in? A relaxing, stress-free day? Jesus invites us to have rest in him completely, do you believe this is possible? Matthew 11:25-30 25 At that time Jesus said, “I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and

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You must be crazy

Sometimes our family and friends will think we’re crazy for following Jesus, because they don’t see how important his quest is. Matthew 10:34-36 34 “Do not suppose that I have come to bring peace to the earth. I did not come to bring peace, but a sword. 35 For I

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Loved by the King

Jesus fulfils God’s Law of love, and by His Spirit teaches us to live loving others like He does. Matthew 5:21-26 21 “You have heard that it was said to the people long ago, ‘You shall not murder, and anyone who murders will be subject to judgment.’ 22 But I

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Righteous plans and spirit filled living

Why did Jesus need baptism and what is the role of the Holy Spirit? Matthew 3:13-17 13 Then Jesus came from Galilee to the Jordan to be baptized by John.14 But John tried to deter him, saying, “I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?”

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Give your life in repentance and be baptised

Giving your life is a big deal – but it’s the only thing that really makes sense once you understand the Gospel. Matthew 3:4-12 4 John’s clothes were made of camel’s hair, and he had a leather belt around his waist. His food was locusts and wild honey. 5 People

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Repent, for the Kingdom is Near

John the Baptist heralds the arrival of the long-awaited King Jesus, and his kingdom, calling his listeners to repent and follow him. Matthew 3:1-3 In those days John the Baptist came, preaching in the wilderness of Judea 2 and saying, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.”3 This

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Humble Beginnings

So often we talk about Jesus being ‘humbled’ and take it for granted or don’t really know what it means. Reading through Matthew again over the last few weeks, have you noticed the significance of Jesus’ humble beginnings? Matthew 2:19-23 19 After Herod died, an angel of the Lord appeared

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Who Is King

What happens when we try to be King of our own lives and wield power? Matthew 2:16-18 16 When Herod realized that he had been outwitted by the Magi, he was furious, and he gave orders to kill all the boys in Bethlehem and its vicinity who were two years

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Jesus is the True Israel

Why does Matthew tell us in chapter 2 about dreams, a murderous king and a quick escape to Egypt? Matthew 2:13-15 13 When they had gone, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream. “Get up,” he said, “take the child and his mother and escape to

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A Wise Pursuit

At the moment of the most significant birth in history, what does it look like to be wise? Matthew 2:1-12 After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem 2 and asked, “Where is the one who has

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