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 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 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 […]