Crazy Things Jesus Said - Sermon Series - River Hills Christian Church

Series Overview

Jesus said some things that are clear and easy to understand. He also said some things that have more than one meaning (parables) and are hard to understand, but manageable. But one of the things that set Jesus apart is that he also said some things that, at first, seem absolutely crazy. What are we to make of the crazy sounding things Jesus said during his ministry? Do they really apply to us today?

Sermons From This Series

Love Your Enemies

February 12, 2017

Most of us can get a handle on loving people that we like. It may not always be easy, but at least it makes sense. But, Jesus said something crazy…

Turn the Other Cheek

February 19, 2017

You hit me. I hit you back. That seems fair. An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth seems like a reasoned response when we are injured.…

Do Not Judge

February 26, 2017

Do not judge! It is possible no statement of Jesus is better known, more poorly understood, or more often misapplied. We all make a variety of judgments every day, so…

Store Up Treasure in Heaven

March 5, 2017

Most of us can get a handle on the principle of saving. It just makes sense to engage in reasonable preparation for the future. But Jesus takes the concept to…

God or Money?

March 12, 2017

Jesus says, “No one can serve two masters.” (Matthew 6:24) Is that really true? In today’s pluralistic world it sounds a bit crazy! Jesus challenges the notion that we can…

Do Not Worry About Your Life

March 19, 2017

Do not worry about your life! It is possible no teaching of Jesus is more ignored and disobeyed than this one. Is it really possible to live a worry free…

The Father And I Are One

March 26, 2017

It’s possible to be confused and have an identity crisis. Was that what was going on when Jesus said, “I and the Father are one.” That sounds crazy! Jesus is…

Eat My Flesh and Drink My Blood

April 2, 2017

Jesus says, “Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life, and I will raise them up at the last day.” John 6:54 Jesus also claims to be…

Take Up Your Cross

April 9, 2017

Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.” Matthew 16:24 For Jesus to say this is…