What teachers, coaches, or youth pastors held influence in your life? What was their teaching style? Even as a child, Jesus astounded his listeners with his understanding of life and the Scriptures. What teaching of Jesus has impacted your life? His teachings have impacted the world as we know it. We often hear common phrases such as "turn the other cheek", "a house divided against itself cannot stand", or "go the extra mile”. These, and so many more, originated from the teachings of Jesus, the Master.