The Lost Sheep

Jesus spoke in parables to illustrate deep spiritual truths in human ways. “At its simplest a parable is a metaphor or simile drawn from nature or common life” (Perrin, Brown, & Green, 2013, p. 652). “Parables were a common tradition of the Jewish people that revealed the meaning of the OT Mosaic law” (Sproul, n.d.). …

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10 Benefits of Being in God’s Presence

1.  Confidence & Faith“Consequently, faith comes from hearing the message, and the message is heard through the word about Christ” (Romans 10:17, NIV). 2.  Wisdom “My son, if you accept my words and store up my commands within you, turning your ear to wisdom and applying your heart to understanding—indeed, if you call out for insight and …

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