We must choose between two responses to Jesus and His teaching.
We must choose between two teachers to learn from (or to be).
We must choose between two paths in life.
Jesus promises that God will answer those who diligently pursue him.
Jesus calls us to judge ourselves before judging others.
Jesus calls us to focus our attention on his kingdom instead of on temporary concerns.
Jesus calls us to prioritize acquiring heavenly treasures over acquiring earthly treasures.
When we practice fasting, we seek the reward of God and not the attention of people.
Prayer is a declaration of utter dependence upon God.