Fasting or Feasting?
Topic: New Testament Scripture: Matthew 9:9–9:17
The new way of the Gospel means changing your attitude to a whole lot of things.
Jews in the time of Jesus' earthly ministry struggled with this, and it can be a struggle for us too.
The Gospel is a new way that cuts across our cultural prejudices, our self-righteousness, and our religious traditions.
Following Jesus means letting Him inform our beliefs and practices so that we are participating fruitfully in the mission of the Kingdom.