Matthew 9:9-13 – THE PRIORITY OF EVANGELISM
Jesus had many priorities. One of His top priorities was evangelism.
JESUS CALLS SINNERS – Vss. 9-10
Not only did Jesus call Matthew, but he ate with sinners so He could win them to Himself.
JESUS CONCERNS PHARISEES – V. 11
The self-righteous Pharisees were concerned that Jesus would associate with those who were such “sinners”.
JESUS CORRECTS THE SELF-RIGHTEOUS – Vss. 12-13