Author Archives: leoninlittlerock

About leoninlittlerock

Preaching minister for Central church of Christ in Little Rock. Author of over 20 books including: When a Loved one Dies, Spiritual Development, Skid Marks on the Family Drive, Challenges in the church, To Know Christ and A Drink of Living Water.

YOUR EYE FOR MINE

“Revenge is sweet” the devil tells us.  If someone cuts you off, it is certainly right for you to cut them off and give them a hard look and dirty hand gesture in the process.  At least that is how … Continue reading

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YOU’VE HEARD IT A THOUSAND TIMES

I like to picture myself sitting on the side of that hill where Jesus delivered the Sermon on the Mount that Matthew recorded in Matthew 5-7 and watching the crowd as they heard Jesus stunning message.  Over and over again … Continue reading

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IT HAS BEEN SAID

Jesus was explaining to the crowd who listened to His great sermon on the mount how their righteousness must exceed that of the Scribe and Pharisees if they are to enter the kingdom of heaven.  His first two points related … Continue reading

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YOU HAVE HEARD IT

What is the latest rumor you have heard?  Go back further and think deeper.  Remember some old saying you learned growing up that became for you a rule to live by.  It might have been something like, “Honesty is the … Continue reading

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I HAVE ALWAYS HEARD

How many sayings can you think of that you have heard all your life and if you talked to parents or grandparents they would tell you that they have heard them all of theirs?  We tend to think that if … Continue reading

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DON’T THINK THAT

Probably Jesus corrected more wrong thinking and teaching in the Sermon on the Mount recorded in Matthew 5-7 than any other part of Scripture.  He had explained the blessedness available to all people and complimented them by telling these ordinary … Continue reading

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YOU HAVE A POWERFUL MISSION

It is so easy to think that what we do doesn’t really matter and that our place in the world is so insignificant that if we simply dropped out no one would even notice.  The people who listened to Jesus … Continue reading

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