Hard Sayings of Jesus

Hard Sayings of Jesus Pt.6 - The Self-Strangler (Anger)

Matthew 5:21-26 • July 28, 2019 • Pastor Segun "Shegz" Aiyegbusi

One of the more shocking things Jesus said was when he equated anger with murder. Sure, you’ve never killed anyone and may have no intention to, but murder originates in the heart, not in the hands. Hence, you may have a problem on your hands. Find out how to deal with anger in your life!

Hard Sayings of Jesus Pt.5 - Must I Always Forgive?

Matthew 18:15-35 • July 21, 2019 • Pastor Armin Sommer

Forgiveness isn’t easy. Even those who are good at it often stumble under the weight of repeated offenses. We wonder, “Are there limits to forgiveness?”

Hard Sayings of Jesus Pt.4 - The Hurt and the Healer

Luke: 22: 31 - 32 • July 14, 2019 • Pastor Scott McCrea

Jesus gives us an interesting message about experiencing hardship. How do these words spoken hours before the crucifixion impact us today?

Hard Sayings of Jesus Pt.3 - Access Denied

Mathew 7:21 - 23 • July 7, 2019 • Pastor Scott McCrea

Mathew 7:21 - 23 gives us some very important information about having a relationship with Jesus. Whom will he welcome in and whom will he ask to depart.

Hard Sayings of Jesus Pt.2 - People We Hate to Love

Matthew 5:43-48 • June 30, 2019 • Pastor Armin Sommer

Loving God and loving our neighbor is the easy part (believe it or not). The real work comes when we try to apply Jesus' words, "Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you!" Find out how to get this done!

Hard Sayings of Jesus Pt.1 - Radical Surgery

Matthew 5:27-30 • June 23, 2019 • Pastor Armin Sommer

We love to focus on comforting soundbites from Jesus. We love the comforting sayings of Jesus (I will never leave you; all things work for good). But we rarely create “pocket promise” memes & T-Shirts from of the hard sayings of Jesus… Ones that confront us or call for radical commitment. So for the next few weeks we will deal with several of those sayings, starting with today's sermon on Jesus' words about the dark desire called LUST!