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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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Proud Pharisee and the Corrupt Tax Collector

The second parable in the Jesus' teaching on humility is the Parable of the Proud Pharisee and the Corrupt Tax Collector. This parable is found in Luke 18:9-14. It reads; 9 Then Jesus told this story to some who had great confidence in their own righteousness and scorned everyone else: 10 “Two men went to the Temple to …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Wedding Feast

Before we go into today's study, i will like to say that I am so grateful for every reader and to those who have been following this series. I have been getting great feedbacks and i am so happy that this series is of great blessing to you as it is to me. We are …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parables of the Friend at Midnight & The Unjust Judge

The third category of teaching parables Jesus gave, is the parables about prayer and they are; The parables of the friend at midnight The parable of the unjust judge. Because both parables are very similar in meaning, i have decided to talk about both on this blog. The parable of the friend at midnight is …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Servant’s Role

“When a servant comes in from plowing or taking care of sheep, does his master say, ‘Come in and eat with me’? 8 No, he says, ‘Prepare my meal, put on your apron, and serve me while I eat. Then you can eat later.’ 9 And does the master thank the servant for doing what he was told to …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Loaned Money

The second parable in the services and obedience category is the parable of the loaned money; also known as the parable of the talents. I particular like referring to it it as 'loaned money' because that alone preaches for itself. This parable is found in Matthew 25:14-30. I would encourage you to read the parable. …

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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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