Investigating the Man Who Is God
In the final chapter of Luke we find the followers of Jesus each facing a dark reality – they think Jesus is gone. Luke records three interactions with the resurrection that help deepen the disciples faith – so that they know they can trust the Lord no matter what!
Luke gives a very detailed description of the events surrounding the crucifixion including the reactions to the events from several different groups. Through it all, people are trying to figure out just who Jesus is. Can He really do and deliver the things He has promised? It seems as it’s either yes or no – there is no maybe!
In his final words to his disciples before his arrest – Jesus talks to them about real greatness and the facts about failure. Each of us has a longing for greatness and a fear of failure. His words ring true for us knowing the deeper longings of our hearts.
In one of the most chilling portions of Luke’s gospel – Judas strikes a deal with the Devil and continues on following Jesus and the other disciples. Jesus’ patient and gracious approach to Judas all while knowing what he is going to do shows us just how diabolical our sin can be and how gracious our Savior is. . Share this stream and make the hope of…
In Luke 21, as we draw closer to Jesus’ departure through death on the cross, He explains some of the yet future events. These explanations serve as a warning and a preparation so that we can be prepared and faithful when Jesus returns. . Share this stream and make the hope of Jesus more accessible to more people!
Luke 20 holds an important parable of Jesus and an interaction with the religious devout that contains a warning that all of us need to hear. All of us.
In Luke 19 – Jesus finally arrives at Jerusalem. His arrival presents Him as the coming King and Messiah. Will the people finally accept Him or will He be rejected?
Having been questioned about the coming of the Kingdom – Jesus teaches what success in the Kingdom of God really looks like, versus what people think it looks like.
In Luke 17 Jesus prepares his disciples for the future – and the future involves learning how to successfully follow Him and grow as a disciple despite difficult circumstances and long periods of perseverance.
Jesus calls believers to a life of generosity and stewardship. The problem is that we can often have a hard and selfish heart.