Covenant Presbyterian Church – Athens, GA

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Holy Investment Strategy, Batman!

Holy Investment Strategy, Batman!: A Sermon Based on Matthew 25:14-30                          Preached by Mark Harper at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Athens, Georgia                       November 19, 2017

This parable has been messing with me all week. Which means that it’s been doing its job. The parables of Jesus aren’t supposed to explain things or justify our pre-existing ideas. They’re meant to bother us and push us to see ourselves and our world in new ways. As Amy Jill-Levine has said, gospel parables may or may not comfort the afflicted but they sure do afflict the comfortable. Read more