Jesus (Parables)

Jesus' legacy is his teachings - his parables - which guide each one of us to "follow" him by learning to love and heal as he did.

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Read a Story

Parable - The Vine and the Branches
Read John 15: 1-6

The Good Samaritan
Read Luke 10:25-37

Parable of the Lost Son
Read Luke 15: 11-32

Parable of the Lost Coin
Read Luke 15: 8-10

Parable of the Lost Sheep
Read Luke 15:3- 7

Parable of the Sower
Read Matt 13: 1-23

Parable of the Tares and the Wheat
Read Matt 13: 24-30

Parable of the Mustard Seed
Read Matt 13: 31-32

Parable of the Leaven
Read Matt 13: 33

Parables of the Treasure and Pearl
Read Matt 13: 44-46

Parable of the Unforgiving Servant
Read Matt 18:21-35

Ten Virgins
Read Matt 25:1-13

The Talents
Read Matt 25:14-30

The Two Sons
Read Matt 28:28-32

Parable of the Mote and Beam
Read Matt 7: 3-5

Parable of the Wise and Foolish Builders
Read Matt 7:24-27

Parable - Let Your Light Shine
Read Matthew 5:16

Listen to a Story

Holy Land Tours

  • Jericho to Jerusalem - Jesus is tempted in the wilderness, parable of the good Samaritan, the story of Jesus' birth, judges holding court at city gates, Abraham and Isaac sacrifice

Adult and Teen Resources

Articles — Everyday Living

  • Be Grateful for You - You are God's beloved child. This Thanksgiving, be grateful for the wonderful you God made. Learn to love yourself as God loves you.
  • Go and Do Likewise - What type of world do we want for our children? Are we following Jesus' command, "Go and do likewise?"
  • No Need for Jealousy - Jealousy is very subtle. One minute we can be thinking about a friend's new car and the next we might be wishing it were our car instead. To combat jealousy we should rejoice in others accomplishments and take pride in our own.
  • True Friendship - Friends help define and shape who we are and who we become. Yet, finding the people we want around us can be a challenge. Instead of searching for better friends, try being a better friend.

Guests — Everyday Living

Healing Messages — Everyday Living

Parenting — Everyday Living

  • A Fathers' Day Story about Two Sons - The story of the Prodigal Son sheds light on fatherhood as much as on the role of two very different children. It relates to all of us, parents and children, because God is our ultimate Parent.

Relationships — Teen Time

  • True Friendship - Friends help define and shape who we are and who we become. Yet, finding the people we want around us can be a challenge. Instead of searching for better friends, try being a better friend.

Identity — Teen Time

  • Be Grateful for You - Why can you put yourself at the top of your Thanksgiving gratitude list? You're God's beloved child.
  • No Need for Jealousy - Jealousy is very subtle. One minute we can be thinking about a friend's new car and the next we might be wishing it were our car instead. To combat jealousy we should rejoice in others accomplishments and take pride in our own.