Reverend Dann Cecil, Pastor

Sermons from July 2019

Unethical Ethics

Dann Cecil Matthew 23:16-24 Woe to you, blind guides, who say, ‘If anyone swears by the temple, it is nothing, but if anyone swears by the gold of the temple, he is bound by his oath.’ You blind fools! For which is greater, the gold or the temple that has made the gold sacred? And…

Matthew 23:13-15

Dann Cecil Matthew 23:13-15 But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you shut the kingdom of heaven in people’s faces. For you neither enter yourselves nor allow those who would enter to go in. Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you travel across sea and land to make a single proselyte,…

Hypocrites Unmasked

Dann Cecil Matthew 23:1-12 Then Jesus said to the crowds and to his disciples, “The scribes and the Pharisees sit on Moses’ seat, so do and observe whatever they tell you, but not the works they do.  For they preach, but do not practice.  They tie up heavy burdens, hard to bear, and lay them on…

David’s Son and Lord

Dann Cecil Matthew 22:41-46 Now while the Pharisees were gathered together, Jesus asked them a question saying, “What do you think about the Christ?  Whose son is He?”  They said to him, “The son of David.”  He said to them, “How is it then that David, in the Spirit, calls Him Lord saying, “The Lord…