The Parables of Jesus, Lesson 6: The Parable of the Friend at Midnight and Its Lead-Up

Intro and Recap The setting for The Parable of the Good Samaritan was a lawyer wanting to justify himself, asking Jesus to tell him “what he needed to do to inherit eternal life” (Luke 10:25).  So, if you are someone who thinks he must do something to have eternal life, then you must be the […]

Our Life with God, Lesson 7: Christian Prayer

If we want to know about Christian prayer, then we turn to the Christ, who gave us His prayer. Read Matthew 6:5-6 When Jesus says, “When you pray,” what does He assume is part of His disciples’ lives?   What does Jesus NOT want our prayers to become?   Read Matthew 6:7-8 “empty phrases”: Greek, […]