Category: Teachings of Jesus

Jesus Drew the Circle Wider

This blog series follows my “Teachings of Jesus Class” where we examined the words of Jesus recorded in the gospels. Jesus realized people were having a hard time understanding God’s vision for humanity.  So Jesus told some stories (found in Matt 13, 20 and 22)…

Stop Worrying!

This blog series follows my “Teachings of Jesus Class” where we examined the words of Jesus recorded in the gospels. I hate being worried. It makes my heart race, fills my stomach with butterflies, and zaps my ability to concentrate on anything else. To…

Vocabulary: Reign or Kingdom?

This blog series follows my “Teachings of Jesus Class” where we looked at just the words of Jesus and not the interpretations his followers presented in the rest of the New Testament. The one subject that the gospels record Jesus talking about most was the “Reign…