TELL ME A STORY
Text: Matthew 13:1-8; 18-23
Synopsis: Every individual is responsible for the way they receive the Gospel. And depending upon how well the Gospel is received determines how productive they are in the faith.
Text: Matthew 13:24-30; 36-43
Synopsis: There are only two kinds of people on earth; the children of God’s Kingdom and the children of Satan’s Kingdom. Church membership does not qualify a person to one day reside in Heaven – but, a relationship to God’s Son, Jesus, does!
Text: Matthew 13:31-33
Synopsis: God’s desire for all Believer’s is that they grow in their walk with Him. And, He also desires that work done in His Name grow qualitatively and quantitatively.
Text: Matthew 13:44-46
Synopsis: God’s Kingdom is like a great treasure, and those who receive infinitely more than they ever give up!
Text: Matthew 13:47-50
Synopsis: Jesus teaches us that one day there will be a separation of all people. Some will spend eternity with Him and some will not.
Text: Matthew 18:21-35
Synopsis: In order to have a relationship with God we must be forgiven by Him. And, in order to walk with God we must forgive others.
Text: Matthew 20:1-16
Synopsis: God’s Kingdom is both in the ‘here and now’ as well as in the future! And both the ‘here and now’ as well as the future are places of work and service!
Text: Matthew 25:1-13
Synopsis: One day Jesus will return for the Church – are you ready?
Text: Matthew 28:1-20
Synopsis: All other ‘prophets’ are still in their graves: Buddha, Mohammed and Confucius! But Jesus rose from the grave conquering death once and for all!
Text: Matthew 25:14-30
Synopsis: We are held accountable by God for that which He entrusts to us. Are we good stewards?