02/06/19 – Matt 24:29-51; Psalms 30:1-12; Proverbs 7:24-27
In debating or in sales techniques a commonly recognized strategy is to place you key and most important point at the beginning of your presentation. Then, repeat the most important point at the end.
My “margin notes” contain an interesting reality. Matthew chapters 24 and 25 contain Jesus’s last sermon. While Matthew chapters 5-7 record His first sermon (the sermon on the mount.)
And how does each end? With parables that contain a common and most important precept — Be Prepared for the Return of the Lord.