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Latest Series: Kingdom Come

01.08.23 | Mark 12:1–12

Rod VanSolkema

Date: January 8, 2023

Category: Message

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Sermon Application Questions

Read Mark 12:1-12, Isaiah 5:1-7

Things to know about parables:
  • Parables are made to make a teaching clearer, not to confuse.
  • Parables are crafted to cause the audience to react with a choice or response.

What teaching is Jesus making clear? What choice or response is Jesus presenting to the pharisees and the crowd?

How is this parable similar to the Garden of Eden?

What similarities does this parable have to Isaiah 5:1–7?

Who are you? What is the purpose of your life?

Do the farmers in the parable operate out of an ownership mentality or a stewardship mentality? Why?

How have you operated in your life and relationships in an ownership mentality instead of a stewardship mentality?

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