Parables--Stories of Secret Truth
The parable of the pharisee and the tax collector was deliberately shocking to Jesus' listeners, but it's comfortably mainstream for us. Join Tim as he helps us understand how to rediscover the radical call to humility in this parable of Jesus.
Two men went to church one Sunday morning to pray. One was a life-long Lutheran. The other was a drug-dealer. As the Lutheran came up to the communion rail he was saying to himself, “I thank God that I come from a good Lutheran family. My grandfather built this church. My father never missed a service.…