Are you a murderer at heart? Matthew 5:21-26 Judgement
1.The seriousness of anger If you find someone has an issue with you – go! (v23-24) If you have an issue with someone else – go! (Matthew 18:15) Do not let disputes get out of hand (v25-26)
Are you a murderer at heart? Matthew 5:21-26 1.The seriousness of anger 2.The source of anger It starts in the heart Proverbs 15:28 The heart of the righteous weighs its answers, but the mouth of the wicked gushes evil. Matthew 12:34 For out of the overflow of the heart the mouth speaks.
Are you a murderer at heart? Matthew 5:21-26 1.The seriousness of anger 2.The source of anger 3.The solution for anger Recognise our problem is worse than we realised We need a new heart Jesus can do that Ezekiel 36:25-27 I will sprinkle clean water on you, and you will be clean; I will cleanse you from all your impurities and from all your idols. I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit in you; I will remove from you your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh. And I will put my Spirit in you and move you to follow my decrees and be careful to keep my laws.