Traditional Service

Jun 23, 2024    Frederick Martin

The sermon on Matthew 22:34-40 emphasizes the importance of love.

It begins with the Pharisees asking Jesus about the greatest commandment. Jesus responds by quoting the Old Testament, saying that the greatest commandment is to love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, and mind. He then adds that the second greatest commandment is to love your neighbor as yourself. The sermon explores the concept of love as the foundation of all other commandments, highlighting the interconnectedness of love for God and love for others. It challenges listeners to live out these commandments in their daily lives, showing love and compassion to both God and their fellow human beings.