"Your Words Matter"

Matthew 5:21-26

“Your Words Matter”


Entry Ticket:  What two things are we called to be, as followers of Jesus?

Salt and Light


What was the purpose of the Law?

To reveal sinfulness.


Matthew 5:17 – Jesus didn’t come to abolish the Law, but to fulfill it.


What was a popular teaching in Jesus’ day?

One can have a heart full of hate as long as you never act on it.


What is Jesus teaching?


The commandments are about who you are, not just about what you do.