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Context--understanding The Parable Of The Talents By Looking At The Next Story Jesus Told

Have you ever told a joke to someone and then had to explain the punch line? What happens to a joke we have to explain?

We may do that with some of the stories Jesus told.

PURPOSE: To help listeners explore the application of this idea in their lives.

Have you ever told a joke to someone and then had to explain the punch line? What happens to a joke we have to explain?

The Prophet Habakkuk's Honesty In Expressing His Doubts

Have you ever kept a journal or a diary? Why or why not? Have you ever read someone else's journal or diary? What can you learn from it?

PURPOSE: To help listeners deal with the fact that faith is a struggle.

Have you ever kept a journal or a diary? Why or why not? Have you ever read someone else's journal or diary? What can you learn from it?

The Men And Women On God's Honor Roll Of Faith

Did they have an "honor roll" when you were in school?

What purpose is served in having an honor roll anywhere or at any time?

PURPOSE: To help listeners appreciate the variety of men and women that God honors.

Did they have an "honor roll" when you were in school?

Extraordinary Examples Of Living By Faith

Extraordinary examples of living by faith

Struggling With God (part 2)

Have you ever wondered how biblical writers got their insight?

God revealed it to them, of course, but do you think the insight just flashed into their heads?

PURPOSE: to help listeners realize that in what we give Him, God sees what is in our hearts.

Have you ever wondered how biblical writers got their insight?

Biblical Examples Of Those Who Left A Legacy Of Faith (part 1)

Thornton Wilder, in his play Our Town, paints a scene in a cemetery outside Grover's Corners, New Hampshire. The people in the cemetery talk to one another about

PURPOSE: To help listeners appreciate that we must come to God in His way, not our own.

Thornton Wilder, in his play Our Town, paints a scene in a cemetery outside Grover's Corners, New Hampshire. The people in the cemetery talk to one another about life as they had lived it while they were alive.

Some Biblical Role Models Worthy Of Notice (part 1)

When you read the Bible, how much attention do you pay to the genealogies in the Bible?

PURPOSE: To help listeners see that beyond all else, God wants us.

When you read the Bible, how much attention do you pay to the genealogies in the Bible?

Finding Inspiration From Our Ancient Biblical Ancestors

"By faith Enoch was taken away so that he did not see death, 'and was not found because God had taken him'; for before he was taken he had this

PURPOSE: To help listeners understand that it is our trust and not our works that honors God.

Do you like to visit cemeteries? Why? Why not?

Why Did God Allow Some People In The Bible To Live So Long

"By faith Enoch was taken away so that he did not see death, 'and was not found because God had taken him'; for before he was taken he had this testimony, that he pleased God. But without faith it is

PURPOSE: To help listeners appreciate the contribution genealogies in the Bible can make in our thinking.

Have you ever traced your family tree?

How To Find The Best Translation Of A Bible Passage

By faith Enoch was taken away so that he did not see death, 'and was not found because God had taken him'; for before he was taken he had this testimony, that he pleased God. But without faith it is

PURPOSE: To help listeners see the hope of those who walk by faith.

Have you ever had to translate from one language to another? What are the factors that you have to weigh?

The Parallels In Our Relationship With Others And With God Part 7

Looking at our relationships and how they are similar to our relationship with God.

Mart De Haan Shares His Personal Story Of Faith Part 10

Do you think of yourself as a saint? When people think of a saint, what comes to their minds?

Listen as RBC Ministries president, Mart DeHaan, shares his own story of faith.

Let’s look at why every family needs the healing touch of the Savior Part 7

Whether it’s a troubled marriage, rebellious children, or generational sin, we may think our brokenness is unusual for a Christian family. Discover that family fractures are typical in every home! Let's look at "The Beauty of Broken."

Discover how it's our very brokenness that makes us candidates for serving the Lord Part 15

Ever feel like all the flaws in your family history make you ineligible for God’s work? Maybe you’ve heard God’s call for your life, but don’t feel qualified to accept. It's the conclusion of the series “The Beauty of Broken.”

Find encouragement for your walk with God Part 5

Ever feel like your faith is being tested? Don’t worry; you’re not alone! The group, with special guest Carol Kuykendall, share their own personal trials of faith and how God came through each and every time.