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V 14 1) God is in possession of true riches.
V 14 2) God entrusts His riches to the care of His servants.
(called his own servants)
V 15 3) God equips His servants as it pleases Him.
(and unto one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one, ••• )
v 15 4) God knows of the spiritual capacities of His servants.
(to every man according to his ability)
v 16,17 5) God desires to increase the capacities of His servants.
V 15 6) God gives opportunity to His servant to make His claims of faith.
(and straightway took his journey)
v 28,29 7) Though resources are entrusted to another’s keeping, they still belong to the master.