Living Dangerously – Parable of the Talents

March 13, 2006

In this parable, found in Matthew 25:14-29, Jesus rewards “risk-takers” and punishes those who safely risk nothing.  I would like to take a look at the unfaithful servant, and what made him afraid to obey the master by taking risks.  In this story, I see three fears and two character flaws that kept the third servant from investing his talent: Read the rest of this entry »