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Journey Interrupted

Luke 10:29-37

When the expert in Jewish law stood up and asked Jesus what he must do to inherit eternal life, Jesus responded in his typical manner; with a question: “What does the Law of Moses say?”. 319 more words

The Good Samaritan

The parable of good wakeboarder

Years ago I had my first encounter with the way the parable of the Good Samaritan might need to be imported to wake parks, or at least my home park at the time. 392 more words

God

Go and do likewise

I want to tell you right up front that the topic I want to get to is the teaching in Jesus’s story of the Good Samaritan. 2,092 more words

Biblical Studies

The Good Samaritan was also despised

By Pastor Walter B. Klockers, Immanuel Lutheran Church of Moses Lake.

Immanuel’s Facebook page

Someone once told me that it was a good thing for Jesus’ parables to prompt an honest self-examination; this might make me squirm a bit. 398 more words

Columbia Basin Herald Archives

Hannah Coe: Everyday Theology: Compassion as a Catalyst

July 7, 2016. I dropped both girls at school. The NPR show On Point came on the radio as I left my last school drop-off. … 1,335 more words

The Good Activist: A Parable for Modern America

Jesus returned to America briefly in 2016 for a checkup on His church. As he was visiting one conservative Evangelical church in Baltimore, Maryland, an elder in the congregation stood up and asked Jesus, “Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” 727 more words

Mercy

Filling the Holy Spirit

In Love Works, I have a short section called “Hat Trick” in which I explain the Trinity. The only subtlety is the Holy Spirit. 473 more words

Christianity