Two Men Praying

Jesus spoke the parable in Luke 18:9-13 because there were people who trusted in their own righteousness and despised others. I found myself thinking about this parable and decided to study it.  The parable is about two men–a Pharisee and a tax collector.  First, let’s take a look at each of these men. The Pharisee … More Two Men Praying

God, the Artist

Last week Saturday my husband and I were studying the Sabbath School Quarterly Lesson on God as Artist.  The lesson stated that this is one side of God that people don’t pay much attention to.  However, I am constantly reminded of what a great Artist God is. As an art lover and an art Minor, … More God, the Artist

Helping

What a blessing it is to help people who are in need.  That is what Jesus did when He was here on earth.  He helped the sick, the poor, the oppressed and the persecuted.  To the crowd gathered in the synagogue, Jesus said, “The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is upon me, because the Lord … More Helping

The Ten Virgins

I was reading the parable of the Ten Virgins today.  It’s interesting that both the wise and the foolish virgins fell asleep.  They were waiting for the bridegroom and when he was delayed, they fell asleep.  Jesus warns us to watch and wait. You know the story.  They all had lamps with oil.  The wise … More The Ten Virgins