The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard

The second category of the parables Jesus gave, is the parables about services and obedience. For the next few weeks, we will be looking at the four parables under this category. The first parable under this category is the Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard which is found in Matthew 20:1-16. Jesus clarified the …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Growing Seed

For the past few weeks in this series, we have been studying the the teaching parables that Jesus Christ gave about the Kingdom of God. Seven of those parables are found in Matthew 13. Today, we will be looking at the last parable in this category. The Parable of the Growing Seed is found in …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Fishing Net

If you are new to this series, i would like to welcome you. This is a series that we started this week to learn about the parables of Jesus. I did an overview where i broke down all the parables into various categories. You really need to check it out as it will help you …

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Guest Post | Reflections on my Interethnic Marriage

I would like to think that nowadays, and especially among Christians, interethnic marriages are celebrated. Sadly, people, including different believers, struggle to relate to those who are different to themselves. The clearest Biblical example is in Numbers 12, where Moses' siblings take issue with his African wife. For her racist, resentful attitude, Moses' sister Miriam …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Pearl Merchant

“Again, the Kingdom of Heaven is like a merchant on the lookout for choice pearls. When he discovered a pearl of great value, he sold everything he owned and bought it! Matthew 13:45-46 I was very tempted to skip this parable or to combine with the previous parable because at a glance, they both looked …

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