Saturday, January 4, 2014

Discipling Through Metaphor│Lesson 2, January 4-10



Read for This Week’s Study: 2 Sam. 12:1-7, Isa. 28:24-28, Matt. 7:24-27, 13:1-30, Luke 20:9-19.

Memory Text:  "Jesus spoke all these things to the crowd in parables; he did not say anything to them without using a parable. So was fulfilled what was spoken through the prophet: I will open my mouth in parables, I will utter things hidden since the creation of the world" (Matthew 13:34-35, NIV).


Central Study Hour with Doug Batchelor at the Sacramento Central Church│Amazing Facts ... and 5 more videos: Dr Ken Hart’s Sabbath School Class; Bible Study Class, with Timothy R. Jennings; Scriptural Pursuit with Glenn Russell; Sabbath School University; and Hope Sabbath School Study with Derek Morris.

Dr Ken Hart’s Sabbath School Class, Loma Linda UniversityTheological Crossroads

Bible Study Class, with Timothy R. JenningsCome And Reason Ministries

Scriptural Pursuit with Glenn Russell│Communications Department of Andrews University.

Sabbath School University│Sabbath School & Personal Ministries

Hope Sabbath School Study with Derek Morris at the Forest Lake Adventist in Florida│HopeTV


• P-C-Q1-L02: A Night to Remember. Celebrations help us remember what God has done for us. “I will remember the deeds of the Lord” (Psalm 77:11, NIV).

• Sabbath Afternoon│Introduction

Christianity is reasonable and logical. Intellect should be cultivated. Intellect alone, however, insufficiently expresses the complete human personality. Unlike robots, which are programmed to process reason and logic, humans are capable of loving, feeling, hurting, crying, caring, laughing, and imagining. Thus, Jesus framed eternal truths in ways that went beyond mere intellect alone. Jesus spoke through concrete pictures drawn from everyday life in order to reach people where they were. Children and adults could understand deep truths delivered through parables wrapped in images and metaphors.

Meanwhile, complex concepts like justification, righteousness, and sanctification were easily grasped through the Master Storyteller’s art. In other words, concepts that are often difficult to grasp in ordinary language can be taught through symbols and metaphors
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• P-C-Q1-L02: A Night to Remember. Celebrations help us remember what God has done for us. “I will remember the deeds of the Lord” (Psalm 77:11, NIV).
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► Author: Dan Solís was born in Texas, U.S.A., the grandson of a sharecropper and migrant farm worker. He holds graduate degrees from Andrews University and Reformed Theological Seminary and has served the church as a pastor, conference departmental director, and college professor. He and his wife Cindy, an elementary school teacher, have three adult children serving the Lord in Washington, California, and Tennessee.

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