More than just moral teaching

Jesus’ parables are more than just moral teaching. They offer an interesting look at his teaching style. He often taught through narrative story that was able to connect with the people hearing them on a level that they could understand. However, many of Jesus’ parables were counter-cultural. What in Jesus’ parables challenges you the most? Get access to RightNow Media – https://bit.ly/3MyHfjx Do you have questions for us? Send an email to askgoingdeeper@gmail.com.

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Jesus and Fasting

Jesus and Fasting The three great religious practices among the Jews were giving, praying, and fasting. Jesus’ own ministry began with an epic forty-day fast. Jesus begins, “Whenever you fast,” because he probably expected his followers would fast, though neither he nor any of the New Testament writers command it. Jesus offers no technical instructions on when or how to fast, only that fasting should not be for outward show. Apparently, many who fasted made a point of wearing tattered clothing, scrubbing their head with ashes, and stumbling about as though carrying a great burden. Jesus offers two instructions. First, when fasting, look normal—and cheerful! “… put oil…

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The Greatest Sermon Ever

The Greatest Sermon Ever! The sermon on the mount is easily the greatest sermon ever told. On first glance, it seems pretty simple, and full of nice platitudes, but when we begin to dig in a little deeper to the sermon as a whole, we discover that’s it sets the bar even higher than the Old Testament law.  Do you have questions for us? Send an email to askgoingdeeper@gmail.com. 

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Why Should I Follow Jesus?

In the beginning of Jesus’ ministry, there are some notable events. Jesus’ baptism, temptation, declaration of his divinity, and his calling of the first disciples gives us huge insights into who Jesus is, and what his mission on earth was truly about. Have questions or comments? Send them to askgoingdeeper@gmail.com

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The Unexpected Messiah

The birth narratives of Jesus reveal some important details about the character of God, and what the real goal of Jesus’ life on earth was about. It wasn’t pretty. It wasn’t expected. But it was perfect. Episode Links: Does Becoming a Christian make life easier? https://youtu.be/WFB8livuI3Q Join us in the Holy Land in September of 2022 – https://www.travelwithfriends.com/host-tour/jtbur421 Do you have questions for us? Send an email to askgoingdeeper@gmail.com. Subscribe to the podcast on your favorite platform: Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/315vV8yGoogle Podcasts: https://bit.ly/318WWbk Podbean: https://bit.ly/3j0MOY4 Spotify: https://spoti.fi/3dqsfTQ Amazon: https://amzn.to/3q2x1w0

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The Prophet Isaiah

It is common to believe that the prophet Isaiah was talking specifically about Jesus in many of his prophecies, but did you know that there were events and prophecies that were actually specific to the time of Isaiah? However, many of these messianic prophecies also serve to foreshadow the coming messiah. Do you have questions for us? Send an email to askgoingdeeper@gmail.com.

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Are the Prophets talking about Jesus?

Listening to the Prophets Prophets and prophecy are often misunderstood in today’s culture. Many of the prophecies we read in the Old Testament have more than one meaning, with one being to a particular event happening at the time the prophecy was given. Sometimes these prophecies did look forward to the future, as we discuss in today’s episode. Read with us: https://www.bible.com/en/reading-plans/56 Essential Jesus Resources Scripture Union: https://store.scriptureunionresources.com/ejesus/ Have questions? Email us at askgoingdeeper@gmail.com.

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Do I need Jesus?

Why do we need a savior? Why is Jesus so important? Where did it all go wrong?  Read with us:https://www.bible.com/en/reading-plans/56 Essential Jesus ResourcesScripture Union: https://store.scriptureunionresources.com/ejesus/ Have questions? Email us at askgoingdeeper@gmail.com.

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