Wrestling with God
Many people resist God. Such was the case with Jacob until he realized that without God he had nothing. Let's examine the scriptures and learn about the instance in which Jacob wrestled with God.
They Watched Him Closely
Unfortunately, there are some people who constantly seek to find fault with others. This was the case with the Pharisees during Jesus' earthly ministry. Let us examine the scriptures in order to understand how to avoid being like the Pharisees.
For Love's Sake
It is tragic that relationships between members of the body of Christ often deteriorate. Paul used such an instance during the first century to teach about the love that members of the body of Christ are to have towards one another.
The Wheat and the Tares
The Bible tells us that judgment will begin at the house of God. In this parable, Jesus discusses the judgment that will take place within His kingdom.
The Sower and the Seed
In this parable, Jesus describes different types of people and their response to His kingdom. What type of person are you according to the parable?
A Pearl of Great Price
In this parable, Jesus helps His listeners understand the great value of His kingdom. Unfortunately, it's a lesson that many people still fail to realize.
The Kingdom of Heaven
In this lesson we look at a couple of parables told by Jesus that instruct us on the importance of being prepared for the kingdom.
The Parable of the Wedding Feast
The Jewish wedding feast during the days of the New Testament writings was quite an event. Jesus uses the customs involved in this event to teach some important lessons about His kingdom.
Types of Parables
Jesus often used parables to teach His listeners important lessons. Through the use of parables, Jesus took everyday illustrations and used them to help people understand spiritual things. In this lesson we are going to examine the types of parables that Jesus told.
The Kingdom Parables
In this introductory lesson, we are going to consider Jesus' teachings about His kingdom through parables. As we do, we want to look at the development of His kingdom throughout scripture.
Write something about yourself. No need to be fancy, just an overview.