Sermons from May 2016

Sermons from May 2016

Don’t Delay in the Delay

Luke77.pdf Luke77.pptx Luke 19:11-27 11 While they were listening to this, he went on to tell them a parable, because he was near Jerusalem and the people thought that the kingdom of God was going to appear at once. 12 He said: äóìA man of noble birth went to a distant country to have himself appointed king and then to return. 13 So he called ten of his servants and gave them ten minas. äóÖPut this money to work,äó» he…

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…

The Irony of Blindness

Luke75notes.pdf Luke75.pptx Luke 18:31-43 1 Jesus took the Twelve aside and told them, äóìWe are going up to Jerusalem, and everything that is written by the prophets about the Son of Man will be fulfilled. 32 He will be delivered over to the Gentiles. They will mock him, insult him and spit on him; 33 they will flog him and kill him. On the third day he will rise again.äó 34 The disciples did not understand any of this. Its…

How Do I Inherit Eternal Life

Luke74.pdf Luke-74.pptx Luke 18:18-30 18 A certain ruler asked him, äóìGood teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?äó 19 äóìWhy do you call me good?äó Jesus answered. äóìNo one is goodäóîexcept God alone. 20 You know the commandments: äóÖYou shall not commit adultery, you shall not murder, you shall not steal, you shall not give false testimony, honor your father and mother.äó»äó 21 äóìAll these I have kept since I was a boy,äó he said. 22 When Jesus…

Sure Am Glad I’m Not Like That Guy!

Luke73.pdf Luke-73.pptx Luke 18:9-17 9 To some who were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everyone else, Jesus told this parable: 10 äóìTwo men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. 11 The Pharisee stood by himself and prayed: äóÖGod, I thank you that I am not like other peopleäóîrobbers, evildoers, adulterersäóîor even like this tax collector. 12 I fast twice a week and give a tenth of…