Sermons on Matthew

Sermons on Matthew

Prayer in the Good Times

Prayer is almost instinctive when we’re in trouble. What about in the good times? Discover how prayer can make good times even better! *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

When in Doubt

How do you pray when you’re not sure you believe? *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

Thoughts and PRayers

Is the expression, “thoughts and prayers are with you” a meaningless cliche, or a powerful promise? This message explores why and how we pray for others. *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

Primal Prayer

Prayer can be intimidating. We don’t want to get it wrong when we’re talking to the King of the Universe. But what if the best prayers are the ones we pray from the heart, in the moment, unfiltered? *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

Hope is a Who

The beauty and wonder of the night sky can raise all sorts of questions in us about our purpose, our worth and whether there is something else out there. But the hopelessness of this world and the struggles we face personally often turn us into cynics. How can we find hope when the world seems to have little reason for it? Matthew 2:1-12 shares a story of some strangers from the east who had a supernatural encounter with the source…

Hope When the Thrill is Gone

We can experience hope in our present as we arrange our lives to live in the present of God. In other words, to live with hope, be with God. *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

Jesus, the Gospel and Justice

The gospel of Jesus Christ involves both word and deed. Both need to be held in tension and balance as two wings of a bird. The danger of the church is the emphasis of one with the neglect of the other. *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

Let the Ground Rest

Rest is integral, not incidental to God’s work in the world. For good work to occur, so must rest. *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

Anxiety’s End

We all want stability: rhythm in our work life, freedom with our finances and harmony in our relationships. But there is always something that can come in and change all of that. How can we overcome anxiety when the world and our lives can be so unstable? Jesus answers that in Matthew 6:25-34.

Vive la résistance!

Contentment is the inward, gracious, quiet spirit that joyfully rests in the providence of God. *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.

A Fisherman’s Tale

Sometimes in life the one thing you know not to do, is the one thing you end up doing. We’ve all been there – done things we wish we hadn’t, or missed opportunities we wish we’d seized. Is it too late? Can those failures be redeemed? Listen as one who was there with Jesus tells his story of brokenness to beauty. *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan…

House Hunters

When we neglect the things of God, the things of this world are never enough.What does it look like to “prioritize” the things of God? *Christ’s Church is a strategic partner of Grace Chapel in Lexington, MA and features the teaching of Pastor Bryan Wilkerson and the Grace Chapel Teaching Team.