Resources on Matthew 11:16‑19, 25‑30

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"I Bless You Father, Lord of Heaven and Earth..." Sermon (Complete) by John Farrell http://torch.op.org/torch/i-bless-you-father-lord-of-heaven-and-earth Sermon (Complete) by John Farrell Topics: Suffering , Discipleship , Life , Trinity Source: Torch: Catholic Homilies from the Dominican Friars A homily based on Matthew 11:25-30. John Farrell reflects the life of the Trinity and how we are invited into that life. Otherworldly Wisdom Sermon Starter/Outline by Edward McIlmail https://www.epriest.com/reflections/view/76 Sermon Starter/Outline by Edward McIlmail Topics: Love , Humility , Wisdom , Trust Source: ePriest Reflecting on Matthew 11:25-30, Edward McIlmail writes that Christ models what it means to trust in God's love and mercy. It requires humility and meekness, a profound sense of our own littleness compared to God's greatness. Extending the Invitation Sermon Starter/Outline by John van de Laar http://sacredise.com/lectionary-resources/proper-9a/ Sermon Starter/Outline by John van de Laar Topics: Sin , Slavery , Gospel , Evangelism Source: Sacredise A worship planning guide with prayers, hymns, reflections, and more, around the theme of evangelism. It is based on Psalms 45 and 145, Song of Solomon 2:8-13, Zechariah 9:9-12, Matthew 11:16-30, and Romans 7:15-25. Banishing the Bow Commentary/Exegesis by Dennis Hamm http://liturgy.slu.edu/14OrdA070917/theword_hamm.html Commentary/Exegesis by Dennis Hamm Topics: Nonviolence , Peace , King Source: The Sunday Website Dennis Hamm explores Matthew 11:25-30 in light of Zechariah 9:9-10, concluding that nonviolence is an aspect of Jesus' teaching and action that we have too easily neglected over the centuries. I Will Give You Rest Sermon (Complete) by Barbara K. Lundblad http://day1.org/727-i_will_give_you_rest Sermon (Complete) by Barbara K. Lundblad Topics: Rest , Work , Busyness Source: Day1 In a culture that idolizes work, true rest is elusive. Barbara Lundblad connects Jesus’ invitation to take up his yoke in Matthew 11:25-30 with Wisdom’s invitation to life and joy, the source of true rest. Confounding Expectations Commentary/Exegesis by Colin Yuckman https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-14/commentary-on-matthew-1116-19-25-30-4 Commentary/Exegesis by Colin Yuckman Topics: Discipleship , Jesus , Rest , God's Presence Source: Working Preacher Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30 asks: Who are John and Jesus? Are they who the crowd thinks they are? Are they who we think they are? Confounding expectations, Jesus' everlasting presence continues to support, challenge, and guide us. Finding Rest Sermon Starter/Outline by Joyce Ann Zimmerman http://liturgy.slu.edu/14OrdA070917/theword_working.html Sermon Starter/Outline by Joyce Ann Zimmerman Topics: Rest , Eschatology , Judgment Source: The Sunday Website When we keep our eyes on the future messianic rest, we choose to remain faithful to Jesus and find his yoke easy. Joyce Ann Zimmerman offers a series of jumping-off points for preaching Matthew 11:25-30. “Yes” Sermon Starter/Outline by Eamonn Shelly https://www.epriest.com/reflections/view/67 Sermon Starter/Outline by Eamonn Shelly Topics: Jesus , Obedience , Submission , Trust Source: ePriest Reflecting on Matthew 11:25-30, Eamonn Shelly writes that "yes" needs to be part of our daily vocabulary in relating to God and to our brothers and sisters as Jesus did and continues to do for us. Prayer, Relationships, Persistence and Resolutions Study Guide by Joshua Woods https://episcopalchurch.org/library/bible-study/bible-study-proper-9-2017 Study Guide by Joshua Woods Topics: Wisdom , Relationship , Year Source: Sermons That Work With themes on prayer, relationships, persistence and resolutions, this Bible study resource provides commentaries and questions for the following passages: Genesis 24:34-38, 42-49, Psalm 45:11-18, Song of Solomon 2:8-13, Romans 7:15-25, Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30. Finding a Just Savior Sermon Starter/Outline by Gerald Darring http://liturgy.slu.edu/14OrdA070917/reflections_justice.html Sermon Starter/Outline by Gerald Darring Topics: Power , Rest , Humility Source: The Sunday Website Reflecting on Matthew 11:25-30, Gerald Darring suggests that we struggle with our burdens because we look "up" at the rich and powerful to solve our problems rather than "down" to the meek and humble. Intimate Love Sermon (Complete) by Denis Geraghty http://torch.op.org/torch/intimate-love Sermon (Complete) by Denis Geraghty Topics: Love , Revelation , Father , Obedience Source: Torch: Catholic Homilies from the Dominican Friars In this homily on Matthew 11:25-30, Denis Geraghty reflects on how we are invited into the love between the Father and Son, making it possible for us to bear our cross. Easy and Light Sermon (Complete) by Arthur Landwehr http://collections.carli.illinois.edu:80/cdm/ref/collection/uni_sermons/id/1038 Sermon (Complete) by Arthur Landwehr Topics: Suffering , Grief , Comfort , Peace Source: Arthur Landwehr Sermon Collection A sermon outline by Arthur Landwehr on Matthew 11:25-30. Landwehr illustrates the need for the "easy and light" yoke of Jesus by recounting various stories of the heavy burden of suffering. Do You Recognize God? Study Guide by Emilie Finn https://episcopalchurch.org/library/bible-study/bible-study-proper-9-2011 Study Guide by Emilie Finn Topics: Law , Awareness of God , Surrender , God's Will Source: Sermons That Work This resource leads us through Genesis 24:34-38, 42-49, 58-67; Psalm 45:11-18; Song of Solomon 2:8-13; Romans 7:15-25a; and Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30 providing brief commentary, with questions helpful for leading Bible study and/or sermon preparation. Take My Yoke Upon You Sermon (Complete) by Didier Croonenberghs http://torch.op.org/torch/take-my-yoke-upon-you Sermon (Complete) by Didier Croonenberghs Topics: Love , Law , Discernment , Labor Source: Torch: Catholic Homilies from the Dominican Friars Didier Croonenberghs preaches from Matthew 11:25-30 that Jesus invites us to take his yoke and be simple by having only rule: his rule of love revealed to us when we live in the Spirit (Romans 8:9). Preaching from Matthew’s Gospel Commentary/Exegesis by Arland J. Hultgren https://www.workingpreacher.org/craft.aspx?m=4377&post=1638 Commentary/Exegesis by Arland J. Hultgren Topics: Matthew , Church , Kingdom of God , Sermon Source: Working Preacher In this article, Arland Hultgren discusses major themes in the gospel of Matthew: 1. The Kingdom of Heaven, 2. Parables, 3. The Law and Righteousness, 4. Love Ethic. Setting Free the Flesh Commentary/Exegesis by John F. Kavanaugh http://liturgy.slu.edu/14OrdA070917/theword_embodied.html Commentary/Exegesis by John F. Kavanaugh Topics: Rest Source: The Sunday Website John Kavanaugh considers Matthew 11:25-30 through the lens of Paul's understanding of the flesh. A mind enslaved to the flesh never escapes turmoil, but a body that serves the spirit is full of promise and rest. Jesus Reveals the Father Image by Artist Unknown http://pitts.emory.edu/dia/image_details.cfm?ID=15874&referrer=preachingandworship.org Image by Artist Unknown Topics: Jesus , Father , Revelation Source: Pitts Theology Library Digital Image Archive Jesus speaks to his disciples about his Father in Heaven (Matthew 11:25-30). That Was Easy! Children's Sermon by Tanya Roberts https://www.sermons4kids.com/that_was_easy_roberts.htm Children's Sermon by Tanya Roberts Topics: God's Love , Gratitude , Children Source: Sermons 4 Kids In this children's sermon on Matthew 11:25-30, Tanya Roberts explores what it might mean to come to God like a child. Roberts focuses especially on gratitude for what God has done for us. Be Our King Poetry by Anne Osdieck http://liturgy.slu.edu/14OrdA070917/prayerpathmain.html Poetry by Anne Osdieck Topics: King , Neighbor , Jesus Christ's humanity , Poetry Source: The Sunday Website These three poems by Anne Osdieck, could be used to introduce the scripture readings for Matthew 11:25-30; Zechariah 9:9-10; and Romans 8:9, 11-13. Jesus Reveals the Father Image by Artist Unknown http://pitts.emory.edu/dia/image_details.cfm?ID=16067&referrer=preachingandworship.org Image by Artist Unknown Topics: Jesus , Father , Revelation Source: Pitts Theology Library Digital Image Archive Jesus praises God and explains his relationship as God's Son (Matthew 11:25-30).

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