Jesus in 25

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AditNW is pleased to present resources to better understand what Jesus taught.  Jesus in 25 podcasts gives you the ability to listen to 25 two to four minute podcasts and get a nice overview of what Jesus taught during his ministry.  Other resources give an overview of his ministry and a podcast on science and the Bible.

The Teachings of Jesus is a four-page essay with an overview of what Jesus taught.  Jesus's ministry was challenging and very complete.

Can you follow Jesus and believe modern science?  I believe the answer is absolutely yes, click the link below to go to the podcast.

Read Jesus's story like....a story - This Kindle book is a 130-ish page compilation of the four Gospels.  With no duplicate passages and the narrative smoothed to a story, it's another way to better understand Jesus.

Jesus in 25 Podcasts

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We encourage you to seek more by reading the four Gospel accounts of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.  All material is from the English Standard Version of the Bible.

Jesus in 25-1    John 2:1-11

In his first miracle, Jesus turns water into wine.  What can we learn from this miracle?

listen:  goo.gl/u2H3Wj

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/John%202/

Jesus in 25-2    John 3:1-21

See where John 3:16 comes from as Jesus answers a question about what it means to be born again.

listen:  http://goo.gl/GnBFxn

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/John+3/

Jesus in 25-3    John 4:1-30, 39-42

Jesus encounters a Samaritan woman at a well.  What does he teach us about our relationships with people?

listen:  https://goo.gl/O0vw71

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/John+4/

Jesus in 25-4    Mark 2:1-12

Jesus heals a paralyzed man.  What is so important about him saying "only God can forgive sins"?

listen:  https://goo.gl/31Z1TV

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/Mark%202/

Jesus in 25-5    Matthew 12:1-14

Jesus uses the sabbath to discuss the law.  What can we learn about how the Old Testament law applies after Jesus's ministry?

listen:  https://goo.gl/GHfiVR

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/Matthew%2012/

Jesus in 25-6    Matthew 5:1-20

Introduction to Jesus's Sermon on the Mount.  What is Jesus saying about the Law?

listen:  https://goo.gl/jZrgcd

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/Matthew%205/

Jesus in 25-7    Matthew 5:21-48

Jesus frequently presents a right way, a wrong way and a better way.  How might Jesus be asking you to opt for a better way?

listen:  https://goo.gl/18XsWP

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/Matthew%205/

Jesus in 25-8    Matthew 6:1-24

Some familiar teachings on prayer followed by important thoughts on money.  How does Jesus want us to think about money and wealth?

listen:  https://goo.gl/V6ctiL

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/Matthew+6/

Jesus in 25-9    Matt 6:25-7:29

We finish the Sermon on the Mount with a collection of better ways to live.  What would our society look like if we all followed Jesus's better way?

listen:  https://goo.gl/aqbcDJ

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/Matthew+7/

Jesus in 25-10 Matthew 8:5-27

Jesus calms a storm and heals a centurion's daughter.  What do these events tell us about Jesus as a person?

listen: https://goo.gl/fThVKK

read: http://www.esvbible.org/Matthew%208/

Jesus in 25-11    Matthew 11:1-9

Jesus speaks about John the Baptist including some interesting comments on drinking.  What surprises you about what Jesus is teaching here?

listen:  https://goo.gl/T1eKXc

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/Matthew+11/

Jesus in 25-12    Matthew 12:22-50

Jesus talks about some hard to comprehend ideas in the spiritual realm.  Why did Jesus teach things about the spiritual realm?

listen:  https://goo.gl/VZBcr8

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/Matthew+12/

Jesus in 25-13    Mark 10:17-30

Jesus talks to a rich young man.  Do you think Jesus would consider us rich?

listen: https://goo.gl/ptrivc

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/Mark%2010/

Jesus in 25-14    John 9:1-41

Jesus heals a blind man and initiates a controversy.  Why are the religious leaders so hostile to Jesus's teaching?

listen:  https://goo.gl/AP1oog

read:  http://www.esvbible.org/John%209/

Jesus in 25-15    John 10:22-41

Jesus makes some very strong statements.  Who does Jesus say he is?

listen: https://goo.gl/96Yz8z

read: http://www.esvbible.org/John+10/

Jesus in 25-16    Matthew 13:1-44

Jesus tells parables of the sower, weeds and treasure.  Why do you think Jesus teaches in parables?

listen: https://goo.gl/f4WuX2

read: http://www.esvbible.org/Matthew%2013/

Jesus in 25-17   John 6:22-59

Jesus teaches about the bread of life.  How does what Jesus teaches on bread of life help you to better understand what communion represents?)

listen: https://goo.gl/gYe3RV

read: http://www.esvbible.org/John%206/

Jesus in 25-18    Mark 7:1-23

What defiles us is not food but our motives.  How does what Jesus teaches about motives create a new way of looking at Old Testament laws such as the Ten Commandments?

listen: https://goo.gl/WEgKZ7

read: http://www.esvbible.org/Mark%207/

Jesus in 25-19   Matthew 22:1-40

Jesus foretells his resurrection and gives the great commandment.  Can you repeat Jesus's summation of the entire law?

listen: https://goo.gl/HVgDof

read: http://www.esvbible.org/Matthew%2022/

Jesus in 25-20    Luke 12:1-34

Jesus talks about fear and the future.  What does Jesus tell us about fear, provision, and anxiety and how we are to respond?

listen: https://goo.gl/L6N20m

read: http://www.esvbible.org/Luke%2012/

Jesus in 25-21   Luke 12:35-36

Jesus talks about the uncertain future.  What is something new you hear from Jesus?

listen: https://goo.gl/2JBqDF

read: http://www.esvbible.org/Luke%2012/

Jesus in 25-22   Luke 15:1-32

Lost sheep and the prodigal's son.  What surprises you about the father’s reactions to his sons?

listen: https://goo.gl/achLbe

read: http://www.esvbible.org/Luke+15/

Jesus in 25-23    Luke 16:19-17:6

A parable about a rich man plus teachings on temptation and sin.  What is Jesus's message on forgiving others?

listen: https://goo.gl/9A0qv1

read: http://www.esvbible.org/Luke+16/

Jesus in 25-24   Luke 17:20-27

Jesus talks about the coming of his kingdom.  Do  you understand what he is saying?

listen: https://goo.gl/qHSWre

read: http://www.esvbible.org/Luke%2017/

Jesus in 25-25   John 16:25-33

Our final podcast, a short one as Jesus faces his death, resurrection and triumph.

listen: https://goo.gl/8uDKBj

read: http://www.esvbible.org/John%2016/

Yes, you can believe in the Bible and Science

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Jesus does not address the age of the earth in his ministry.  This is an important clue to how he viewed its importance.  That said, this topic drives an important question for many Americans, how can I bring together science, the Bible, and my faith.

In this 29 minute podcast, Brad Allen summarizes a program developed and presented to youth.  He discusses the various views on the topic and why:  Yes, you can believe in the Bible and science.

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