All Christians have been given a priceless treasure in this life that we are to use for God’s glory. Recognising the worth of that gift Jesus warns us about the challenges that prevent us from faithfully discharging our duty: namely laziness, greed and pride.
The Parable of The Ten Virgins – What is the oil that we need to have in our lamps to be ready for Jesus?
Matthew 22:34-40 – The Greatest Commandment – The simplicity of Jesus’ summary of the law presents us with two big questions: Do we grasp how wonderful our salvation is? Do we really want it?
Matthew 22:15-22 – Jesus commands us to obey civil authorities, but the bigger picture is how this should flow out of our complete devotion to God.
Matthew 22:1-14 – Jesus speaks prophetically of the destruction of Jerusalem and the Age of the Church.
Simon Elliott brings out ten lessons from the beginning of Gideon’s ministry until the end, but not necessarily in that order…
The beginning of Genesis makes it clear just what it means when we say that creation is good…
Matthew 20:1-16 – Jesus answers Peter’s question about the rewards for following Him
Matthew 18:21-35 – Jesus answers Peter’s question, “How many times must I forgive?”
Matthew 18:15-20. Dealing with sin in a church is one of the key ways God moves Christians beyond mere tolerance and into true fellowship and Christian love.