Lessons from Matthew 5: Love Your Neighbor

In His final illustration of the Christian’s relationship with the Law, Jesus said, “You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I tell…

Lessons from Matthew 5: Divorce

In His next illustration, Jesus taught on another difficult aspect of the Christian’s relationship to the Law. Divorce Jesus moved on to the matter of divorce by saying in verse…

Lessons from Matthew 5: Adultery

In Matthew 5:27-30, Jesus continued His illustrations of the Christian’s relationship to the Law. The next illustration is another personal matter of the heart. Adultery Adultery is the theft of…

Lessons from Matthew 5: Anger and Restoration

After teaching about a Christian’s relationship to the Mosaic Law and then describing His fulfillment of that Law, Jesus gave six illustrations of the Christian’s relationship to the Law in…

Lessons from Matthew 5: Righteous Law

In our previous lesson, we began to dive in to Jesus’ perspective on the Mosaic Law. He spent time describing the Christian’s relationship to the Law and His own attitude…

Lessons from Matthew 5: Christian Law

After the last lesson, did you wonder what the crowd thought as Jesus taught on the 8 Christian character traits¬†and the command that they were to be the salt and…