Monthly Archives: August 2011

Jesus Tells Parables of the Kingdom of Heaven

Jesus Tells Parables of the Kingdom of Heaven Matt. 13:1-53; Mark 4:1-34 Jesus told His disciples a parable of a Sower who went out to scatter seeds in his field.   ONE DAY JESUSwent out of Capernaum with his disciples … Continue reading

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A Pharisee, A Sinful Woman, and the Savior

A Pharisee, A Sinful Woman, and the Savior Luke 7:36-50 The Pharisee was surprised when he saw that Jesus allowed a sinful woman to weep at his feet and to anoint them with sweet perfume.   IN ONE OFthe cities … Continue reading

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Jesus Raises A Widow’s Son From The Dead

Jesus Raises A Widow’s Son From The Dead Luke 7:11-17 At Jesus’ words, “Young man, I tell you to arise!”, the astonished people saw the lifeless body of the boy rise to a sitting position.   IN THE CITYof Nain, … Continue reading

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The Sermon on the Mount

The Sermon on the Mount Matthew 5 to 7; Luke 6:17-49 Jesus speaks to his disciples and many other people from the side of the mountain.   AFTER JESUS HADchosen his twelve apostles, who were still called disciples, he took … Continue reading

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Matt. 8:1-4; Mark 1:40-45; Luke 5:12-16

  Jesus Heals a Leperous Man Matt. 8:1-4; Mark 1:40-45; Luke 5:12-16 Jesus reaches out his hand kindly and said, “I am willing; you may be healed now.”   WHEN JESUS ANDhis twelve disciples came down from the mountain, a … Continue reading

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The Twelve Men Called Apostles

The Twelve Men Called Apostles Matt. 10:2-4; Mark 3:13-19; Luke 6:12-16 Jesus with His twelve disciples.   MANY PEOPLE BESIDESthe fishermen and Philip and Nathaniel and Matthew, the publican, followed Jesus. His teachings were so wonderful that others wished to … Continue reading

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Matt. 12:1-15; Mark 2:23 to 3:6; Luke 6:1-12; John 5:1-18

Jesus Heals a Cripple and a Man With a Withered Hand Matt. 12:1-15; Mark 2:23 to 3:6; Luke 6:1-12; John 5:1-18 Jesus asks the crippled man gently, “Would you like to be made well?”   NOT FAR FROMthe temple in … Continue reading

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The Wedding In Cana – Jesus’ First Miracle

The Wedding In Cana – Jesus‘ First Miracle John 2:1-11 Jesus calls the servants and tells them to fill the water-pots with water.   IN CANA, Alittle town of Galilee, lived some friends of Jesus and his mother. One day … Continue reading

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Jesus Heals the Nobleman’s Son

Sunday, August 7, 2011 Jesus Heals the Nobleman’s Son John 4:45-54 Jesus says to the nobleman, “Return to your home without me, for your son will not die.”   MANY PEOPLE WHOlived in the country of Galilee were eager to … Continue reading

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Jesus is baptized by John the Baptist

1st year of ministry The Gospel of John describes three annual passover feasts during the course of Jesus’ ministry and this is one reason for the commonly held belief that his ministry lasted for about three years. Luke tells us … Continue reading

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