We explore how our identity is found in how God sees us and not needing to "be someone else" to gain the approval of others. You are enough.
Comparison is part of our culture and many times leads to despair and guilt but as followers of Jesus we can choose another path that leads to joy.
The religious leaders were jealous that Jesus spent so much time with the so called "sinners." Jesus tells us three parables to explain why people matter to God.