A Better Way: Part 4 | A Better Piety | Oak Grove Church of Christ

A Better Way: Part 4 | A Better Piety

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A Better Way Series Study of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount Part 4 A Better Piety Matthew 6:1-21 Jesus came on the scene and found a corrupt Jewish Religion. Their leaders were hypocritical and corrupt. They were self-righteous and self-centered. They were more interested in the praise of men than anything else. Mark 12:38-40. Some […]

A Better Way - Part 3 - A Better Righteousness | Oak Grove Church of Christ

A Better Way: Part 3 | A Better Righteousness

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A Better Righteousness Part 3 of A Better Way a study of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount Matthew 5:20-48 Jesus is talking about a better righteousness. He’s really expanding on what he taught in the Beatitudes. “Except your righteousness shall exceed the righteousness of the scribes and Pharisees…” Jesus witnessed first-hand the corruption of the […]

A Better Way - A Better Fulfillment of the Law | Oak Grove Church of Christ

A Better Way: Part 2 | A Better Fulfillment of the Law

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A Better Fulfillment of the Law Continuing in the A Better Way Series, a study of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount. Matthew 5:17-20 Jesus came here and saw the people of Israel “as sheep having no shepherd.” Matthew 9:35-36 He saw a Jewish religion that had become corrupt. The scribes and Pharisees were corrupt in […]

Coming to Him as to a Living Stone | Oak Grove Church of Christ

Coming to Him as to a Living Stone

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1 Peter 2:4-8 “Coming to Him┬áas to┬áa living stone,┬árejected indeed by men, but chosen by God┬áand┬áprecious,┬áyou also, as living stones, are being built up a spiritual house, a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.┬áTherefore it is also contained in the Scripture,ÔÇ£Behold, I lay in Zion A chief cornerstone, […]