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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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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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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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Hidden Treasure

The fifth teaching parable of the kingdom of God that Jesus gave is the parable of the hidden treasure. This parable is found in Matthew 13:44. “The Kingdom of Heaven is like a treasure that a man discovered hidden in a field. In his excitement, he hid it again and sold everything he owned to …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Yeast

The fourth teaching parable of the kingdom of God that Jesus gave is the parable of the yeast which is found in Matthew 13:33 and repeated in Luke 13:20-21. Jesus also used this illustration: “The Kingdom of Heaven is like the yeast a woman used in making bread. Even though she put only a little yeast …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Mustard Seed

In this post we will be looking at the third teaching parable of the kingdom of God that Jesus gave. Matthew 13 is filled with several parables Jesus gave about the kingdom of God. At the heart of Jesus' teachings is the kingdom of heaven and he wanted the disciples to understand this even if …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Weeds

This is the second of the eight teaching parables of the kingdom of God that Jesus gave. We looked at the first parable two weeks ago. If you missed it, you can read it here. The parable of the weeds is found in Matthew 13:24-30. Here is another story Jesus told: “The Kingdom of Heaven is …

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The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Soils

Today we will be kicking off our new blog series and the first teaching actually sets a good base for the series. This is the first of the 8 parables about the kingdom of God. Some believers hear the word of God but they never bear fruit. Have you ever wondered why? In this parable …

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