Matthew 5:17 Ministries

Rejoicing

Zephaniah 3:14–17 (TLV)14Sing aloud, O daughter of Zion!Shout in triumph, O Israel!Rejoice and exult wholeheartedly,O daughter of Jerusalem!15ADONAI has taken away your punishments.He has turned back your adversary.The King of Israel, ADONAI, is in your midst.Never again will you fear harm.16On that day, it will be said to Jerusalem,‘Have no fear, O Zion,Do not let […]

A Brief Exegesis of Ephesians 2:1-7

Focus Passage: Ephesians 2:1–7 (CJB)1 You used to be dead because of your sins and acts of disobedience. 2 You walked in the ways of the ‘olam hazeh and obeyed the Ruler of the Powers of the Air, who is still at work among the disobedient. 3 Indeed, we all once lived this way—we followed the passions of […]

The Torah Was Not Nailed To The Cross

Focus verse: Colossians 2:14 (CJB)14 He wiped away the bill of charges against us. Because of the regulations, it stood as a testimony against us; but he removed it by nailing it to the execution-stake. The Real Questions I want to address another common objection made by most Christians: the law being nailed to the cross. […]

Controlling The Mind Part 2: Romans 12:1-2

Romans 12:1–2 (CJB)1 I exhort you, therefore, brothers, in view of God’s mercies, to offer yourselves as a sacrifice, living and set apart for God. This will please him; it is the logical “Temple worship” for you. 2 In other words, do not let yourselves be conformed to the standards of the ‘olam hazeh. Instead, keep letting […]