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If we are committed followers of Christ we have to love our enemies; do good o all who hate us; bless those who curse us and pray for those who mistreat us. This is NOT optional. This is how we are different from the world. This is striving to be like Christ.
Sometimes those nearest to the external blessings of the gospel are the farthest off from genuine faith. So it was with the Jewish nation, though God’s intention was for the salvation of the nations, it was first to the Jews. Yet, despite the consistent display of Christ Authority, His Deity, it was not those nearest the promises who believed, but the faith of the Gentiles that exalted Christ authority. It is this we will see in our Lord’s encounter this morning: 3 Reasons to take seriously the Authority of Christ and the Finality of Faith, since eternity is real: (1) (B/C) Christ’s Authority should produce humble faith; (2) (B/C) Faith in Christ’s Authority determines eternal destiny; (3) (B/C)Christ’s Authority is decisively confirmed