Title: Speak the truth and be willing to suffer for it
Date: 2015-09-20
Scripture: Matthew 14:1-13a
Series: Matthew
Speaker: Joe Allyn
Event: Sunday - AM
Download: here
Overview: • The Herod family was wicked in the eyes of God (3-4; Lev. 18:16; 20:21; Rom. 7:2-3a) • John the Baptist spoke against this wickedness and was imprisoned (3-5, 10:18, John 3:19) • Herod’s political prowess was his snare (6-11; c.f. Esther 1:10-12) • And news of John’s death affected Jesus (12-13a; Structure; 17:10-13)