This is Part 2 of a 3 Part series called Because – See Part 1: Because – Context Matters We are going to look at the Parable of the Talents () today. But before we do, check out three important places in Hebrew scripture that set the context for the Parable of the Talents: Exodus 22:25 – If you lend money to my people, to the poor among you, you shall not deal with them as a creditor; you shall not exact interest from them Leviticus 25:36 – Do not take interest......
1 Corinthians 1:10-18 For most of her life 21-year-old Britney felt caught in the middle torn between two men she truly adored: her father and her step-father. Too often she felt like she simply had to pick between these two men who did not get along. It all began back when Britney was six. Her parents split up then got wrapped up in a bitter custody battle that was riddled with lawyers and court rooms. Her dad, a short haul truck driver, wanted custody and had no interest in sharing his daughter with Britney’s new stepdad......