Parables of Jesus (The Sower)

The Parable of the Sower is one of my favorites and it is one of the most important parables in understanding how to receive God’s word. As we will see, there are many ways to absorb, throw out, and keep God’s word in our hearts. We want to strive to keep and grow God’s kingdom,…

Parables of Jesus (Cloth/Wineskins)

Jesus’ parables about cloth and wineskins can seem insignificant and out of place without the proper context. We’re going to look at this parable and why it was so important to the teachings of Jesus and why the people then, and us now, need to hear it. 

Parables of Jesus (The Builders)

In this article we will discuss the parable of the wise and foolish builders. It is a parable Jesus used to teach on the importance of faith, foundation, and himself. Let’s dig in to this parable. 

Parables of Jesus (Lamp on a Stand)

When Jesus spoke to the people, he spoke many times in parables. Parables are fictional stories used to portray a truth. Jesus used many parables in his teachings and many of them are familiar to us. Throughout the year, we are going to go on a journey through these parables to discover the meaning and…

The Parables of Jesus (part 3)- Parable of the Sower

The Parable of the Sower is one of my favorites and it is one of the most important parables in understanding how to receive God’s word. As we will see, there are many ways to absorb, throw out, and keep God’s word in our hearts. We want to strive to keep and grow God’s kingdom,…

The Parables of Jesus (part 2)- Wedding Banquet

The parable of the wedding banquet is one that is often overlooked. What is the meaning of this parable? What is the application for us? We will answer all of these questions as we discover the hidden meanings behind some of the most compelling parables of Jesus. Let us begin the second segment of this…

The Parables of Jesus (Part 1)- Shrewd Manager

Jesus often spoke to his audiences in parables. These parables had obvious meanings but some had hidden meanings that were not as clear on the surface. In this series of studies, we are going to examine and discuss a few parables of Jesus’ that may be lesser known. In dissecting and examining these parables, we…