Matthew 9:12 But when Jesus heard that, he said unto them, They that be whole need not a physician, but they that are sick.
Jesus proves his deity as God manifest in the flesh by his authority and power to forgive sins. Every man has the sickness of sin and requires Jesus the physician to provide healing.
Matthew 8:27 But the men marvelled, saying, What manner of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him!
Jesus came performing supernatural miracles such as healing the sick, casting out devils and even controlling nature itself. We are called to proclaim the great works of Christ.
Matthew 7:1 Judge not, that ye be not judged.
In order to judge righteously you must not be a hypocrite and have clear vision. Righteous judgment comes from knowing and building upon the word of God as your foundation.
Matthew 5:48 Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.
The sermon on the mount contains some of the most beautiful words in the bible. The high standard of christian living is challenging but comes with great reward.
Matthew 4:3 And when the tempter came to him, he said, If thou be the Son of God, command that these stones be made bread.
Jesus set the example against Satan of how one ought to overcome temptation. Memorising and quoting the word of God will strengthen your resolve to overcome sin.
Matthew 3:15 And Jesus answering said unto him, Suffer it to be so now: for thus it becometh us to fulfil all righteousness. Then he suffered him.
Baptism is a picture of salvation through the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ. He too was baptised at the commencement of his ministry knowing that his death would be the ultimate sacrifice.
Matthew 2:2 Saying, Where is he that is born King of the Jews? for we have seen his star in the east, and are come to worship him.
Wise men travelled a long journey to know and worship Jesus Christ. Are you wise enough to do the same, or will you foolishly reject the Lord?
Matthew 1:23 Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us.
The Lord Jesus Christ was prophesied to come into the world to save us from our sins. He was not merely a man but was God with us.