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Parables of Jesus: Lesson Fourteen

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Parables of Jesus: Lesson Fourteen

 

Matthew 22:1-2 
1  And Jesus answered and spake unto them again by parables, and said,
2  The kingdom of heaven is like unto a certain king, which made a marriage for his son, 

This audio lesson covers three parables that deal with eschatology. (End time)

As each of these three parables build on the point of the proceeding parable the message to the Religious Leaders intensify. We close with the famous parable of the “Invitation to the Wedding Supper”, explaining the hidden nuances as we go. These three back to back parables of the Master scream a message that need be understood. When one is told by Christ that cheaters, and harlots will enter the Kingdom before you will, it is time to listen-up!

 

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Parables of Jesus: Lesson Eleven

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Parables of Jesus: Lesson Eleven

 This parable points to the question: what will one do with what one has been given?

The “Parable of One, Two, and Five Talents” is a story of what Christ expects from one given a talent by the Master. Our work is very important to the one who gave us life. We all do not have the same number of talents at our disposal.

As with most things in the Kingdom of GOD, it is not the large number which is deemed ultimately important as much as the character of that which is accomplished. In seventeen verses Jesus covers the subjects of: 

“The Time of His Return, the Reckoning of Each Servants Account, and the Fatal Flaw of Fear” holding one back from investing their talent. 

Romans 4:4  “Now to him that worketh is the reward not reckoned of grace, but of debt”.

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Words of Jesus: Lesson Five

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Words of Jesus: Lesson Five

 

In this lesson the parable of “The Good Samaritan” is our topic. Proper understanding of the four characters involved in this parable can unveil truths of the heart of men. Why and what triggered Christ to give us this parable? Who is your neighbor and what responsibility do we have toward them? What is a Samaritan, and who were they in Jesus day? What are we to learn from this lesson Christ taught. These questions along with numerous other insights are revealed as Senior Pastor Michael Joe Kearse brings both Old and New Testament understanding to the listener.

 

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