The Life and Times of Those Who First Believed in Jesus
Produced on location in Israel, this series explores the background of the customs and manners of Jesus’ day, unearthing the Jewish roots of Christianity. God chose this one people to speak to all humanity for all time. This series seeks to better understand the people with whom He chose to reside on earth.
Episode: “The Family”
The first century family was knit together and dependent upon — olives! From picking to pressing, to use as fuel in lamps, olives served as an integral part of family life. Zola presents the spiritual significance of oil, using the Lord’s parables.