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Luke – Part 16 – The greatest invitation

Luke – Part 16 – The greatest invitation

As we start to immerse ourselves in the story of Jesus we see how He begins to say follow me, come change the world with me. That call goes out to ordinary men that would later become disciples of Jesus. That same call goes out to you and me, inviting us a life lived with […]

As we start to immerse ourselves in the story of Jesus we see how He begins to say follow me, come change the world with me. That call goes out to ordinary men that would later become disciples of Jesus. That same call goes out to you and me, inviting us a life lived...
Luke – Part 15 -The Sermon that nobody likes

Luke – Part 15 -The Sermon that nobody likes

How do you respond when challenged by Jesus? Jesus returns to his hometown of Nazareth in the early part of His ministry, preaching about the year of the Lord’s favour. The initial response is amazement at His gracious words but this amazement is quickly turned to furious anger when the people’s ideas are challenged.

How do you respond when challenged by Jesus? Jesus returns to his hometown of Nazareth in the early part of His ministry, preaching about the year of the Lord’s favour. The initial response is amazement at His gracious words but this amazement is quickly turned to...
Luke – Part 14 – The Gospel according to Jesus

Luke – Part 14 – The Gospel according to Jesus

As Jesus returns to Galilee, teaching in their synagogues we see how it was Jesus’ practice to gather on the sabbath, read God’s word and proclaim the Truth it contains, which was an overflow of His faith in God’s word and His ways.

As Jesus returns to Galilee, teaching in their synagogues we see how it was Jesus’ practice to gather on the sabbath, read God’s word and proclaim the Truth it contains, which was an overflow of His faith in God’s word and His...
Luke – Part 13 – Exposing the negatives

Luke – Part 13 – Exposing the negatives

Luke turns the genealogy around so that we will see Jesus side by side with “Adam the son of God” showing that “Jesus the son of God” is the new Adam who overcomes in the wilderness as He begins his ministry.

Luke turns the genealogy around so that we will see Jesus side by side with “Adam the son of God” showing that “Jesus the son of God” is the new Adam who overcomes in the wilderness as He begins his ministry.
Luke – Part 12 – From water to wilderness

Luke – Part 12 – From water to wilderness

Jesus goes straight from the water (His baptism), into the wilderness (His temptation). In the water – the faith-building place of acceptance, blessing and commissioning – the Word of God came over Him. And in the wilderness – the desolate place of danger, rejection and fear – the Word of God came out of Him. […]

Jesus goes straight from the water (His baptism), into the wilderness (His temptation). In the water – the faith-building place of acceptance, blessing and commissioning – the Word of God came over Him. And in the wilderness – the desolate place of danger, rejection...
Luke – Part 11 – The brackets of sonship

Luke – Part 11 – The brackets of sonship

In between the brackets of sonship, John the baptiser comes with a Holy Spirit filled bazooka of truth to confront and destroy everything that is holding us back from the Father and Son coming close together in perfect partnership. He takes a metaphorical axe to the root of everything holding us back: Excesses of our […]

In between the brackets of sonship, John the baptiser comes with a Holy Spirit filled bazooka of truth to confront and destroy everything that is holding us back from the Father and Son coming close together in perfect partnership. He takes a metaphorical axe to the...
Luke – Part 9 – Ransom Stories – Tracing Luke’s preparation for Salvation

Luke – Part 9 – Ransom Stories – Tracing Luke’s preparation for Salvation

Through chapters 1, 2 & 3 Luke weaves a golden tapestry into the narrative like a string of pearls about Jesus the saviour, redeemer or ransomer. This is not just true in Luke’s gospel but all though history we have fictional and factual stories of ransoms being demanded, refused and paid. From Frank Sinatra’s son […]

Through chapters 1, 2 & 3 Luke weaves a golden tapestry into the narrative like a string of pearls about Jesus the saviour, redeemer or ransomer. This is not just true in Luke’s gospel but all though history we have fictional and factual stories of ransoms being...