“All Things Come in Parables” (Mark 4:11) Jesus in these words of Mark 4, “all things come in parables” establishes an important guideline for understanding the Bible. Perhaps, you never realized that parables go beyond the approximately 12 parables that we considered in SOUND MORE SOUNDS, or even beyond the approximately 52 total parables from… Continue reading PTB3-33: PARABLES.
PTB3-23: The Great Physician, the Christian American Conscience and the Sermon on the Mount Part II. Contents The Great Physician Meaning. 1 1. Body and soul. 1 Matthew 7:21-23.. 4 2. Jesus is known as “The Great Physician,” especially due to the many miracles He performed during His earthly ministry. 6 #1 Jesus Heals the… Continue reading PTB3-23: The Great Physician, the Christian American Conscience, and the Sermon on the Mount Part II.
Introduction: “Mammon” is an interesting word In the Bible. 1. The dictionary definition of mammon. “wealth regarded as an evil influence or false object of worship and devotion. It was taken by medieval writers as the name of the devil of covetousness, and revived in this sense by Milton. synonyms: affluence · prosperity · opulence · riches · means · substance · luxury · well-being · plenty · deep pockets · Mammon · money · cash · lucre · capital · principal · treasure · fortune · finance · assets · possessions · resources · effects · goods · funds · valuables · “ 2. Mammon from… Continue reading PTB2-41: MAMMON. (Money)
INTRODUCTION: Notice in the table of OT quotes in the NT for the Gospel Topic (Psalms 37 thru 118), there is one Scripture of OT thought so important by God the Holy Spirit that it is quoted twice, Psalm 91:11. It behooves us to give it some focus. 1. Psalm 91:11. Psalm 91:11 New International Version… Continue reading PTB 26: The Gospel of the Trinity Making Bible.
The poor in spirit and the persecuted for righteousness are the legitimate and authorized inheritors of the kingdom of God, same as the kingdom of heaven. The kingdom of heaven and the kingdom of God are the same. “Who opposeth and exalteth himself above all that is called God, or that is worshipped; so that… Continue reading “Theirs is the Kingdom”
This first message in the series of the Sermon on the Mount, “At the Feet of Jesus” you can read in this post and/or you can free download in the SunGrist Topical Bible at http://www.sungrist.org/AtJesusFeet.pdf . The first phrase of II Timothy 4:1 is so sad that we do not stop to think of… Continue reading A Sound Teaching (Doctrinal Toleration) Look at the Sermon on the Mount