Four men and a paralytic break through Peter’s roof and interrupt Jesus’ sermon. Jesus says, “Your sins have been forgiven.” BUT: It’s Peter’s roof; these guys don’t know the “plan of salvation;” the sinner didn’t even confess, Jesus has not yet been crucified and yet acts like all has been forgiven. The unforgiveable sin is un-forgiveness. The religious industry runs on brokered forgiveness so, of course, the scribes must put the ceiling back on forgiveness. When they tried, Jesus cried, “Father forgive!” And that’s how He builds His house.

Subscribe to the Podcast

All Sermons