Sermons on Generosity

Sermons on Generosity

Love thy neighbor: Hospitality (Lowertown St. Paul)

Luke 14:1-14 14 One Sabbath, when Jesus went to eat in the house of a prominent Pharisee, he was being carefully watched. 2 There in front of him was a man suffering from abnormal swelling of his body. 3 Jesus asked the Pharisees and experts in the law, “Is it lawful to heal on the Sabbath or not?” 4 But they remained silent. So taking hold of the man, he healed him and sent him on his way. 5 Then he asked them, “If one…

The Glory of the LORD! (Downtown Minneapolis)

Exodus 35-40 35 Moses assembled the whole Israelite community and said to them, “These are the things the Lord has commanded you to do: 2 For six days, work is to be done, but the seventh day shall be your holy day, a day of sabbath rest to the Lord. Whoever does any work on it is to be put to death. 3 Do not light a fire in any of your dwellings on the Sabbath day.” 4 Moses said to the whole Israelite community, “This is what the Lord has commanded: 5 From what…

Big Man on Campus!

Luke76notes.pdf Luke76.pptx Luke 19:1-10 19 Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through. 2 A man was there by the name of Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was wealthy. 3 He wanted to see who Jesus was, but because he was short he could not see over the crowd. 4 So he ran ahead and climbed a sycamore-fig tree to see him, since Jesus was coming that way. 5 When Jesus reached the spot, he looked up and…

Serving Two Masters

Luke66.pptx Luke 16:1-15 16 Jesus told his disciples: äóìThere was a rich man whose manager was accused of wasting his possessions. 2 So he called him in and asked him, äóÖWhat is this I hear about you? Give an account of your management, because you cannot be manager any longer.äó» 3 äóìThe manager said to himself, äóÖWhat shall I do now? My master is taking away my job. Iäó»m not strong enough to dig, and Iäó»m ashamed to begäóî 4…