Sermons from April 2016

Sermons from April 2016

Prayer in the “Not Yet”

Luke72.pdf Luke-72.pptx Luke 18:1-8 18 Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up. 2 He said: äóìIn a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared what people thought. 3 And there was a widow in that town who kept coming to him with the plea, äóÖGrant me justice against my adversary.äó» 4 äóìFor some time he refused. But finally he said to himself, äóÖEven…

The Already-Not-Yet Kingdom

Luke71notes.pdf Luke71.pptx Luke 17:20-37 The Coming of the Kingdom of God 20 Once, on being asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, Jesus replied, äóìThe coming of the kingdom of God is not something that can be observed, 21 nor will people say, äóÖHere it is,äó» or äóÖThere it is,äó» because the kingdom of God is in your midst.äó 22 Then he said to his disciples, äóìThe time is coming when you will long to see…

Where are the Nine?

Luke70notes.pdf Luke70.pptx Luke 17:11-19 11 Now on his way to Jerusalem, Jesus traveled along the border between Samaria and Galilee. 12 As he was going into a village, ten men who had leprosy met him. They stood at a distance 13 and called out in a loud voice, äóìJesus, Master, have pity on us!äó 14 When he saw them, he said, äóìGo, show yourselves to the priests.äó And as they went, they were cleansed. 15 One of them, when he…

Thank You?

Luke69notes.pdf Luke69.pptx Luke 17:1-10 17 Jesus said to his disciples: äóìThings that cause people to stumble are bound to come, but woe to anyone through whom they come. 2 It would be better for them to be thrown into the sea with a millstone tied around their neck than to cause one of these little ones to stumble. 3 So watch yourselves. äóìIf your brother or sister sins against you, rebuke them; and if they repent, forgive them. 4 Even…