Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Faithful and Unfaithful Servants

Scripture:   Luke 12:32-48 32 “Fear not, little flock, for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.  33 Sell your possessions, and give alms; provide yourselves with purses that do not grow old, with a treasure … Continue reading

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Master and Servant

Scripture: Luke 17:7-10 7 “Will any one of you, who has a servant plowing or keeping sheep, say to him when he has come in from the field, `Come at once and sit down at table’? 8 Will he not … Continue reading

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The Closed Door

http://scripturephilippinesdotcom.wordpress.com/2012/05/17/ang-saradong-pinto/ Scripture:   Luke 13:22-30 22 He went on his way through towns and villages, teaching, and journeying toward Jerusalem. 23 And some one said to him, “Lord, will those who are saved be few?” And he said to them, … Continue reading

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“What is the meaning of the Parables of the Hidden Treasure and the Pearl of Great Price?”

Jesus had just finished explaining to the disciples the meaning of the Parable of the Wheat and the Tares, and these two short parables are a continuance of His discussion of the “kingdom of heaven.” He expressed truths about the … Continue reading

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“What is the meaning of the Parable of the Unjust Steward / Shrewd Manager (Luke 16:1-13)?”

The Parable of the Unjust Steward can be found in Luke 16:1-13. The text can be broken down into two parts: The Parable (verses 1-8) and the application (verses 9-13). Luke 16:1 identifies that Jesus is speaking to His disciples, … Continue reading

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“What is the meaning of the Parable of the Vineyard?”

The Parable of the Vineyard appears in three of the gospels (Matthew 21:33-46; Mark 12:1-12; Luke 20:9-19), with Matthew’s account being the most complete. However, there are additions in the others; hence, it is wise to study all three accounts … Continue reading

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“What is the meaning of the Parable of the Wedding Feast?”

    To begin, let’s take a look at the setting and circumstances wherein the Parable of the Wedding Feast is told: the land is being occupied by the Romans, who had permitted the Jews to keep their religion and … Continue reading

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