Lessons by the Lake (A multi-part series discussing Jesus' longest recorded sermon)
Part 1- The Be-Attitudes
In this message Anthony discusses the Be-Attitudes as taught by Jesus. Only we can choose to have positive attitudes. We are "Blessed" as we apply these words of Jesus!
Part 3- I Have Come To Fulfill The Law
In this message Anthony will discuss Matthew 5:17-20. Jesus made it clear that He did not come to do away with the law as some people believed. Jesus came to fulfill the law and through His fulfillment of the law we have salvation!
Part 5- Condition of the Heart
In this message Anthony discusses the topics of Lust, Divorce, and Oaths. This message is especially important for men to hear and then evaluate where they stand in view of what the Bible teaches on these topics.
Part 7- Wonderful Counselor
In this message Anthony bridges the old testament teaching from Isaiah 9:6 to Jesus' teaching in Matthew 6:5-20. Anthony discusses the concept of P.R.A.Y. Place, Rest, Adversary, and Yours! A great way to remember Jesus' teaching on prayer!
Part 9- Do Not Worry
In this message Anthony discusses Jesus' teaching in Matthew 6:25-34. We know and understand that in our culture today worry is something we all deal with. This encouraging message helps us understand Jesus' thoughts on worry.
Part 11- Pearls, Presents, and Paths
In this message Anthony discusses Jesus' teaching in Matthew 7:6-14. The message is broken into three significant topics that Jesus taught those who were listening by the lakeside. Jesus' words are just as important for us today!
Part 2- Salt and Light
In this message Anthony discusses the Biblical application of salt and light as described by Jesus. Anthony will discuss several Biblical figures that were great examples of Salt as well. He also covers 3 significant benefits of light.
Part 4- Anger
In this message Anthony discusses the dangers of living a life of anger. Jesus taught us that there is a time and place for anger and that we must have discernment over our anger.
Part 6- Love Your Enemies
In this message Anthony discusses the very tough topic of loving our enemies. He also discusses the great impact of applying the Biblical teachings of Jesus in reference to how to handle and love our enemies.
Part 8- We Must Become Less
As we start off the new year here in 2011 Anthony reminds us what Jesus taught in reference to treasures, what are we focused on, and also the very real reality that we can not serve two masters.
Part 10- Do Not Judge
In this message Anthony discusses Jesus' teaching in Matthew 7:1-5. Do not judge is a phrase that has been lightened over the years or taken out of context. Anthony does a great job helping us understand what Jesus was teaching in this all important passage!
Part 12- Fruits, Frauds, and Foundations
In this final message in the Lessons by the Lake series Anthony discusses Jesus' final words in Matthew 7:15-29. Anthony will discuss Fruits, Frauds, and Foundations as described by Jesus in His concluding words in the Sermon on the Mount.