Title: Beware having close access to Jesus but not belonging to Jesus
Date: 2015-08-16
Scripture: Matthew 12:46-13:3; Matthew 13:53-58
Series: Matthew
Speaker: Joe Allyn
Event: Sunday - AM
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Overview: Matthew bookends the parables with mentions of Jesus’ mother, sisters, and brothers What about verse 47? Jesus’ family had close access to Jesus [though some did not believe] But, Jesus’ disciples are closer than family (46-50) Jesus’ hometown had close access to Jesus (54-56) But, they were offended and did not honor Him because they did not believe (55-58)