Hard Times And Happy Endings

Luke 8:40-56 There are two stories here – the story of a woman and the story of a girl. Both stories have a happy ending – but before the happy ending, there were hard times. When you and I decide to follow Jesus, we look forward to a happy ending, but we must never forget […]

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Strong Words!

Jesus Criticizes Some Jewish Leaders (Luke 11:37-54). 37 After Jesus spoke, a Pharisee invited him to have lunch at his house. So Jesus accepted the invitation. 38 The Pharisee was surprised to see that Jesus didn’t wash before the meal. 39 The Lord said to him, “You Pharisees clean the outside of cups and dishes. But inside you […]

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“O faithless (or unbelieving) and perverse generation … Listen carefully to what I am about to tell you” (Luke 9:41, 44).

Jesus still speaks these words to the people of this generation. What are the benefits of listening carefully to the words of the Lord Jesus Christ? As we listen to the Story of Jesus, paying close attention to what He said and did, we become aware of the greatness of God (Luke 9:43). Amazing! Astonishing! […]

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