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Parable 9 Sermon – Joe Augsburger

The Master and His Servant Download audio file Here! Luke 17:7-10 Today, we are studying the ninth in a series of parables. We’ve looked at some that show us God’s nature, some that teach what His kingdom is like, and some that primarily teach about the characteristic attitudes and behavior of God’s people. Today we

Parable 8 Sermon – Joe Augsburger

Be On Your Guard Against Greed! Download audio file Here! Be On Your Guard Against Greed! “For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil.” (1 Timothy 6:10) That passage from the Apostle Paul’s first letter to Timothy is well known. It seems that many people who know little else about

Parable 7 Sermon – Joe Augsburger

Don’t Miss God’s Party! Download audio file Here! Read Luke 14:15-24 Probably everyone here today enjoys and looks forward to celebrations. Celebrations are a significant part of our lives. We celebrate growing another year older with birthday parties. We celebrate pregnancies and new births with baby showers. We celebrate wedding anniversaries, home purchases, New Year’s

Parable 6 Sermon – Joe Augsburger

Mop Bucket Attitude Download audio file Here! Study Guide Mop Bucket Attitude: Luke 14:7-11 Here is a story taken from a 6th grade reader that was published in 1926. You don’t see this kind of story in our texts any more. Washington and the Corporal While the Revolutionary War was going on, a small squad

Parable 5 Sermon – Joe Augsburger

Download audio file Here!   Study Guide Week 5, February 2, Parables Series The Parable of the Unmerciful Servant (Matthew 18:21-35) The previous parables have concentrated mostly on the kingdom of heaven itself, along with a description of those who will be found in the kingdom — both good and bad. However, the next parable

Parable 3 Sermon – Joe Augsburger

Parables Lesson 3 Download audio file Here! Matthew 13:31-33 When Jesus began His ministry, the general theme of His preaching was things concerning the “kingdom of heaven.” Matthew says, “From that time Jesus began to preach and to say, ‘Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.’… And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching

Parable 2 Sermon – Joe Augsburger

Seeking the lost Download audio file Here! Seeking the lost (Luke 15) Sermon: MELVIN M. NEWLAND, MINISTER RIDGE CHAPEL, KANSAS, OK (The Powerpoints used with this sermon are available for free. Just email me at mnewland@sstelco.com and request #131.) A. During the next few weeks I want to speak on subjects that we, as a

Parable 1 Sermon – Joe Augsburger

The Prodigal Son Download audio file Here! Communicating with images and stories Like the rabbis of his time, Jesus used simple word-pictures, called parables, to help people understand who God is and what his kingdom or reign is like. Jesus used images and characters taken from everyday life to create a miniature play or drama