Coleta United Methodist Church

Archive of: February, 2017

The Ordinary Jesus

Through grace, we are called to be transformed into the image of Christ. We are called to live like Christ everyday.

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Sermon on the Mount Sermon Series: Astounded

The Sermon on the Mount tells us how to live our lives in Christ. There are many in the Sermon on the Mount, but after all is said and done, there is one I should never forget and that is to remember that Christ is my Lord, and Christ is our Lord in everyday life. This is our root that anchors us to be rooted in Christ. Walk humbly with Christ, and Love others as Jesus did. Thanks be to God!

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The Sermon on the Mount: The Disciples' Prayer

So, what’s the point of praying? When praying, instead of convincing God to do what God doesn’t want to do, you’re confessing your faith in the God who already wants to do these things. You are confessing what’s already true and you’re claiming that when you pray. You’re lining your will up with God’s will when you pray the Lord’s Prayer or any prayer.

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The Sermon on the Mount: The Hard Sayings

The reason Jesus gives us that we should live this radical way is beecause this is the way God is. “But I say to you, Love your enemies so that you may be children of your Father in heaven; for God makes his sun rise on the evil and on the good, and sends rain on the righteous and on the unrighteous … Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect.”

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