February 5, 2023

The King’s Coronation

Speaker: Brandon Phillips Series: Matthew: The King and His Glory Category: Matthew Scripture: Matthew 3:13–17

Sermon Outline

After Jesus’ heavenly coronation, Matthew presents Him as the tested and proven King by supplying six distinctives of His testing. His time of temptation/testing (is a):

  • Transpired in a Distinct Location (Matt 4:1)

  • Tied with an Old Enemy (Matt 4:1)

  • Told of a New Adam (Matt 4:2)

  • Tested a Unique Title (Matt 4:3)

  • Took into Account Three Difficult Challenges (Matt 4:4-10)

  • Tale of an Amazing Triumph (Matt 4:11)


  • Yet Not I But Through Christ In Me
  • Almost Home
  • On Jordan’s Stormy Banks
  • There Is A Fountain