Final Instructions - Week 3: "The Talents"
Final Instructions—Jesus last teachings to his Disciples
Why are we reading and teaching these texts before Advent? We are expecting a Gift, but we need to know what the Gift means for us.
Today, we will hear a parable layered with meaning—one that Jesus meant as a lesson for his followers waiting for the Kingdom.
We’ll also receive a lesson in 1st Century economics—and how being risk-averse isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.
What’s the biggest risk you have ever taken? What did you learn?