The planting of more churches because of the Great Commission, of the priority of the spread of the gospel, and trust in God. The requirements of Shepherds. (audio recording starts ten minutes into sermon).
Matthew 27-28 The historical fact of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The Reasons for the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The implications and application of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Matthew 26 The rejection of the king was a rejection of God’s sovereign plan for the salvation of his people; it was the rejection of the messiah as the Passover lamb. The rejection was part of God’s sovereign plan.
Matthew 25 The wise and faithful servant is the one who watches faithfully for the return of the king, is the one who is willing and therefore ready to do the work of the king, and is one who waits for the return of the king by serving his people
Matthew 24 See that no one leads you astray concerning the gospel or Jesus Christ the King. Know that all authority and Judgment belongs to the King of Kings and Lord of Lords; focus your life on obeying the King
Matthew 23 The difference between the religious system of the scribes and Pharisees, and the Kingdom of heaven as represented by the gospel. It is the difference between the outward appearance of holiness and an internal change of heart.