Christ’s Baptism Is Yours

Matthew 3:13–17    (The voice proclaims Jesus as God’s beloved Son.) 13 Then Jesus came from Galilee to the Jordan to John, to be baptized by him.  14 John would have prevented him, saying, “I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?”  15 But Jesus answered him, “Let it be so […]

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Sunday Sermon

Matthew 11:2–15    (In John the Baptist’s doubt, Jesus affirms He is the Promised One by the evidence of His ministry.) 2 Now when John heard in prison about the deeds of the Christ, he sent word by his disciples 3 and said to him, “Are you the one who is to come, or shall we […]

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Sunday Sermon

Matthew 3:1–12      (John the Baptist prepares the way of the Lord by preaching a Baptism of repentance.) 1 In those days John the Baptist came preaching in the wilderness of Judea, 2 “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.”  3 For this is he who was spoken of by the prophet Isaiah when […]

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