Jesus often taught His followers about His kingdom using the parable format. As believers with kingdom expansion on our hearts, our instructions for impact are hidden in the moral stories recorded of Jesus in the gospels. But sometimes parables are tricky! There’s talk of masters and slaves, seeds and soil, talents and treasure; but where’s the parable of the 21st century girl trying to be a witness to her friends at school? That’s why this month our writers will model the strategy for understanding Jesus’ teachings and guide us as we think through the application of these hypothetical scenarios to our real life situations.