Touched by Jesus

Rev. David Bast Uncategorized

READ : Matthew 8:1-4 The first miracle described in the gospel of Matthew is an amazing demonstration, not just of Jesus’ power, but of his compassionate love. One of the most appealing of all Jesus’ many attractive qualities was his sympathy for suffering people. Most of us feel bad when we hear about someone who is experiencing great pain or trouble. Some of us might even try to do something to help. But very few of us are willing to …

Hearing, Talking, Doing

Rev. David Bast Uncategorized

READ : Matthew 7:13-29 Jesus’ teaching is most fully expressed in his Sermon on the Mount, an appealing message that ends on an ominous note. Matthew offers us a snapshot of Jesus’ public ministry in a passage from the fourth chapter of his Gospel. And he went throughout all Galilee, teaching . . . and proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom and healing every disease and every affliction among the people. So his fame spread . . . And great …