The Kingdom and the Cross

As they were gathering in Galilee, Jesus said to them, “The Son of Man is about to be delivered into the hands of men, and they will kill him, and he will be raised on the third day.” And they were greatly distressed. (Matthew 17:22-23)

Last Sunday…

Morning Service:

THE WAY OF THE KINGDOM IS THE WAY OF THE CROSS
Living as God’s Kingdom People in the World – Part 9

“Our minds must be prepared more and more for the offence of the cross.” – Geneva Bible (1599)

Afternoon Service:

AVOID CAUSING UNNECESSARY OFFENCES TO NON-BELIEVERS
Living as God’s Kingdom People in the World – Part 10
Matthew 17:24-27

“Though believers are given tremendous freedom under the gospel, freedom from the doctrines and commandments of men, freedom from the burdensome yoke of the ceremonial law; yet, those freedoms are to be used for the sake of others… They are freedoms that we are to be ready to deny ourselves of if it’s necessary for the benefit of others.” – Ligon Duncan

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