Category Archives: Matthew

Sabbath Rest – 2

The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath. So the Son of Man is Lord even of the Sabbath.

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Fear

For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid. … So don’t be afraid.

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Failure

Do not gloat over me, my enemy! Though I have fallen, I will rise. Though I sit in darkness, the Lord will be my light.

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Anger

Refrain from anger. … Anger is cruel and fury overwhelming. … Stirring up anger produces strife.

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Overcoming

You have struggled with God and with humans and have overcome. … I have had a great struggle, and I have won.

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Thanksgiving – 10

Is not the cup of thanksgiving for which we give thanks a participation in the blood of Christ? And is not the bread that we break a participation in the body of Christ? Because there is one loaf, we, who … Continue reading

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Temptation

Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.

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Anxiety

Anxiety weighs down the heart.

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Stress

We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair. … We were harassed at every turn—conflicts on the outside, fears within.

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Reconciliation

We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors, as though God were making his appeal through us. We implore you on Christ’s behalf: Be reconciled to God.

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