Dr. Randy is teaching through a five-part series entitled Making Better Decisions. And it’s time to consider perhaps the biggest decision that the people of Israel ever made. And it’s similar to the biggest decision you will ever make.
Life is complicated and often requires expert juggling. Balancing work and home, time between your kids and your spouse, having to be in two places at once, and your faith with everything else are just a few.
Most commentators, pastors and teachers agree that the father in this parable represents God the Father. And the son . . . well, that’s you and me. And you know that bad or stupid decisions are not beyond our capabilities.