Ray Bentley - July 9, 2017 - Matthew 1
The Messiah can only come from the lineage of David. Five women, all associated with scandal, reveal the heart of the King and His kingdom. All the words of the prophets were fulfilled in Jesus!
Ray Bentley - July 16, 2017 - Matthew 2:1-12
"The heavens declare the glory of God," and the Star of Bethlehem is perhaps the most visible celestial message! The magi followed the star and came to worship the child, the King of the Jews. King Herod plotted to destroy Him.
Ray Bentley - July 23, 2017 - Matthew 2:12-23
Joseph, Mary, and Jesus fled to Egypt where they stayed until the death of Herod. Herod's anger unleashed brought sorrow to Bethlehem. The divine purposes of God guide His children.
Ray Bentley - August 13, 2017 - Matthew 3:1-12
John the Baptist began preaching in the wilderness. John’s preaching centered on repentance and the Kingdom of Heaven. The word ‘repent’ means to change one’s mind and then change one’s behavior. We need to be ready. The Messiah will baptize us with...