Reading: Matthew 7.1-5, 12-27
Title: “Sermon on the Mount Series: Who’s in and Who’s out?”
Synopsis: Fredrick Bruner says: “The slide rule that we apply to approved and unapproved behavior is taken from our hands at the Judgment and applied to us!” We often think that we have the responsibility to disburse judgments that we feel people deserve. We are not to live in the delusion that God forgives our sin when we do not forgive others their sin. What does this tell us about who’s in and who’s out…and who should decide!?