Guest Post | Four Life-Lifting Affirmations for Believers

To ‘affirm’ is to declare it so; it is a positive declaration that validates what we believe to be true. In short, an affirmation is our truth.“Let the weak say ‘I am strong’”, declares the prophet Joel (Joel 3:10).It cannot fail, it cannot be untrue, and there is no element of capriciousness to it. We …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parables of The Lost Sheep & The Lost Coin

Since January, we've been studying the teaching parables of Jesus. We have looked at the eight parables about the kingdom of God; the four parables about service and obedience; the two parables about prayer; the parable about neighbours; the two parables on humility and the three parables about wealth. Today we will be looking at …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Shrewd Manager

The third parable Jesus gave about wealth is the parable of the shrewd manager. This parable is also referred to as the parable of the dishonest manager and it is found in Luke 16:1-13. It reads; 16 Jesus told this story to his disciples: “There was a certain rich man who had a manager handling his affairs. …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Great Feast

The second parable Jesus gave about wealth is the parable of the great feast found in Luke 14:16-24. It reads; 16 Jesus replied with this story: “A man prepared a great feast and sent out many invitations. 17 When the banquet was ready, he sent his servant to tell the guests, ‘Come, the banquet is ready.’ 18 But they all began …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Rich Fool

The sixth category of the parables Jesus gave, is the parables about wealth. The first parable in this category is the parable of the rich fool; found in Luke 12:16-21. The bible text say; 16 Then he told them a story: “A rich man had a fertile farm that produced fine crops. 17 He said to himself, ‘What should …

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