July and August Series: The Stories
July 10 - August 28
In July and August, we’re going to take a look at 9 popular parables told by Jesus and examine the meaning and life application of each.
July 10th The Wedding Banquet
We may be surprised by who we sit next to at dinner in heaven and by who isn’t in attendance. We also need to make sure we say yes to the invitation ourselves.
Scripture: Matthew 22:1-10
July 17th The Scattered Seeds
We need to take a good look at how we respond to the word of God when it is dropped into our lives.
Scripture: Mark 4:3-20
July 24th The Mustard Seed
Sincere faith can move a mountain of challenges.
Scripture: Mathew 17:20
July 31st The Rich Fool
Money does not guarantee a healthy soul.
Scripture: Luke 12:13-21
August 7th The Lost Sheep
It is amazing that just one lost soul safely returned home causes all of heaven to rejoice.
Scripture: Luke 15:3-7
August 14th The Good Samaritan
God’s love can be found through anyone at any time, through the smallest or the greatest of acts.
Scripture: Luke 10:25-37
August 21st The Prodigal Son
God is waiting for our return and celebrates when we do.
Scripture: Luke 15:11-32
August 28th The Unforgiving Debtor
How God forgives is our model for forgiveness.
Scripture: Matthew 18:23-35
September 4th The Wheat and the Weeds
It’s so easy to judge, but so hard to know the truth about a person
Scripture: Matthew 13:24-30