Yesterday, we asked whether Jesus was right in his assessment of wealth and possessions (vv. 19–24). The text before us presents us with one implication of believing that he was right. Simply put, if Jesus was right about money and possession, we will learn to
The temptation to anxiety is something that plagues us all at various points and to varying degrees. As we live through a worldwide pandemic, with its effects on our jobs, savings, lives, and loved ones, we are tempted now, perhaps more than ever, to worry.
“Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing? Look at the birds
Given the recent outbreak of the coronavirus, I am fairly confident that this passage in Matthew will be one of the most preached and studied texts in the coming weeks by pastors around the world. Restrictions have been placed on churches throughout the world. Churches