Sermons on Parable

Sermons on Parable


Matthew 22:23-46

Matthew 22:23-46, September 27, 2020 The Fight for Authority in the Temple Overview of the fight in the temple Round 1 to Jesus when His authority was questioned by the chief priests and elders (21:23-27) Round 2 to Jesus via parable of the two sons (21:28-32) Round 3 to Jesus via parable of then tenants (21:33-46) Round 4 to Jesus via parable of the wedding feast (22:1-14)  Round 5 to Jesus as Pharisees and Herodians sought to trap Him with…

Matthew 13:1-23

Matthew 13:1-23 – May 10, 2020 The Parable of the Sower A transition occurs in Matthew in this chapter. Before Jesus would teach the good news that the Kingdom of Heaven is near and at times illustrate the message with a parable. In this chapter He teaches with parables and reveals their meanings only to His disciples. Jesus chooses at this time to use the parabolic method of teaching to withhold further truth about Himself and the kingdom of heaven…

Matthew 12:38-50

Matthew 12:38-50 – May 03, 2020 Jesus and the Sign of Jonah 11:34-37  You brood of vipers, how can you who are evil say anything good? For the mouth speaks what the heart is full of. A good man brings good things out of the good stored up in him, and an evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in him. But I tell you that everyone will have to give account on the day of judgment for every…
Mark 5:36

Mark 5:1-43

Review 4:21-23 Parable of the Lamp & Obligation Jesus uses the lamp to point out two import spiritual truths to the disciples and to us. They and we are responsible for the sharing of the truth – it must be shared. This parable tells them and tells us the truths revealed are to be shared! Ends with an admonishment in v23, If anyone has ears to hear, let them hear. 4:24-25 In these two short verses we have the concept…
Mark 4:40

Mark 4:21-41

Lamp/Obligations, Growing Seed, Mustard Seed, Calming the Storm Review 4:4-20 Parable of the Sower, the Seeds, and the Soils followed by the explanation The sower represents Jesus specifically and anyone else who proclaims the Word of God – first the disciples and then through time us! The seed represents the Word of God, eventually the Gospel. The last group are those in good soil who not only hear the message, they accept it fully, and acknowledge it as their own…
Mark 4:23

Mark 4:1-29

Revival – Parables – Obligations Review 1:5 A revival was going on, something new was happening motivating people to repentance. 1:14-15 The Kingdom of God has come near. Repent and believe the good news. 1:38 After healing many and driving out many demons the next day; Let us go to the nearby villages so I can preach there. That is why I have come. He went, in Galilee, preaching in synagogues and driving out demons. 2:17 … , Jesus said…