Tag Archives: Faithfulness

Commandments of Jesus, Part VII: Matthew 5:33-37

This week’s lesson takes on the importance of oath keeping and avoiding them where possible.  What may seem like an odd topic for Jesus to address fits right in with the previous messages of anger and adultery because our commitments or our failure to keep them impact not only ourselves but many others around us.  […]

Commandments of Jesus, Part VI: Matthew 5:27-28

Adultery and the broader sin of fornication are so destructive that nations have been torn apart over it. Not only is sexual sin personally harmful, it undermines the family and corrodes the moral fiber of the church and society as a whole. The disturbing accessibility of pornography demonstrates this problem with massive amounts of internet […]

The Parable of the Pounds, August 29th

Happy Wednesday!  This week we will discuss the Parable of the Pounds wherein a king goes away to receive a kingdom and leaves servants behind to care for His interests.  This parable is very similar to the more widely known Parable of the Talents, but it differs in some interesting ways.  Join us or follow along […]