Sunday, October 15, 2017

97 The King on the Expanding Influence of His Reign


Even Jesus, himself, knew that the message of his reign would begin in obscurity in his lifetime. However, he prophesied that his kingdom would outlast all others and would grow exponentially. Do not despise the day of small things and beginnings.

4 God ONLY Gives Good and Perfect Gifts


James, the half-brother of Jesus, is clear: God only gives gifts worth receiving

Sunday, October 8, 2017

96 The King on the Parable of the Wheat and the Weeds


Jesus never promised his followers that the Reign of God would be universally accepted in this life. Up until the end, Satan will have his followers. Life won't be easy for Christians. Jesus did promise, however, that his disciples wouldn't have to suffer at the hands of sinners forever. The Second Coming will take care of that.

Sunday, October 1, 2017

95 The King Selects Those To Learn His Secrets


After Galilee and the religious authorities rejected his messiahship King Jesus began speaking in riddles to the crowd while explaining his parables to his disciples. Why?