The Righteousness Requirement – Matthew 5:17-48
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The Righteousness Requirement – Matthew 5:17-48

As Jesus preaches in the Sermon on the Mount, he begins to challenge his disciples with a standard of righteousness even higher than given by the law in the Old Testament. He says “Your righteousness must exceed that of the scribes and the Pharisees” and “You must be perfect as your Father in heaven is...

Your True Identity – Matthew 5:13-16
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Your True Identity – Matthew 5:13-16

Jesus speaks to his disciples and reveals their identity as salt and light in the world. We need to live this out in obedience to how Jesus describes our true identity.

The Secret to Happiness (Part One) – Matthew 5:1-12
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The Secret to Happiness (Part One) – Matthew 5:1-12

As Jesus uses the word blessed at the start of the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus calls Christians to a blissfully happy life, as we draw happiness from the promise of the Kingdom of Heaven contained in these verses.