Raise the Bar on Marriage

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Jesus in the Sermon on the Mount is raising the bar of marriage. So often people look to divorce as the solution to their selfishness problem. This reveals a misconstrued idea of how to solve conflict and the reason for conflict. Conflict is pushing us back toward God's purpose in...

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The Sermon on the Mount is all about surgically breaking down our heart motivations. In Matthew 5:27-29 Jesus says, "You have heard that it was said, 'You shall not commit adultery.' But I say to you that everyone who looks at a woman with lustful intent has already committed adultery with her...

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The True Crime of Murder

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In Matthew 5:21-26, Jesus connects anger with a murderous heart. The true crime of murder isn't the contraction of the muscle that moves the knife or pulls the trigger. The true crime is what brewed and boiled and simmered over in the heart. The true crime was the motive that moved to murder -...

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As we have been talking about on Sunday, the Sermon on the Mount begins with the beatitudes which represent the kingdom values of Jesus. Jesus' kingdom values are things we appreciate, not because they have value in and of themselves, but because they lead to something valuable. There...

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Welcome to the FCBC Blog!

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Welcome to the Faith Community Bible Church Blog! Our team looks forward to providing sermon application, relevant insights to our culture, challenging resources and meaningful body life information for you on a regular basis (a few unhelpful resources will likely be mixed...

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