Monthly Archives: March 2013

Jesus said; “You are the Light of the World”

Matthew 5:14  You are the light of the world.  A city on a hill cannot be hidden. 15 Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they   put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. 16 In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds… (more…)

Jesus Explains the Parable of the Sower

In the last post on this blog we looked at Jesus’ explanation of why He spoke in parables. I have really enjoyed meditating on these parables as our home Bible study continues through Matthew.  This parable is very well know and is a key in many ways to understanding all of the others.     Matthew 13: 3 – 9 The… (more…)

Why did Jesus speak in parables?

Do you know why Jesus spoke in parables?  Mathew 13: 10 And the disciples came and said to Him, “Why do You speak to them in parables?” 11 He answered and said to them, “Because it has been given to you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it has not been given. 12 For whoever has, to him more will… (more…)