The Lord of the sabbath
"And if you had known what this means, 'I desire mercy, and not sacrifice,' you would not have condemned the guiltless. For the Son of Man is lord of the Sabbath."
Matthew 12:7-8 ESV
Jesus' Offer of Eternal Rest
"Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest."
Matthew 11:28 ESV
missing the messiah
"Then he began to denounce the cities where most of his mighty works had been done, because they did not repent."
Matthew 11:20 ESV
"Truly, I say to you, among those born of women there has arisen no one greater than John the Baptist. Yet the one who is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he."
Matthew 11:11 ESV
dealing with doubt
"The blind receive their sight and the lame walk, lepers are cleansed and the deaf hear, and the dead are raised up, and the poor have good news preached to them. And blessed is the one who is not offended by me."
Matthew 11:5-6 ESV