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Sermons on Luke

Jesus the Messiah, A ministry of Mercy

In this passage, we can see that as Jesus starts His ministry he makes a declaration about Himself and what He says, how he says it and the events surrounding it make it clear that He is he the promised Messiah Jesus Begins His Ministry 14 And Jesus returned in the power of the Spirit…

The Rich Man and Lazarus

What we learn about Life after Death from this story of Jesus, illustrated by a famous sermon and a famous dream. 22 The poor man died and was carried by the angels to Abraham’s side.[a] The rich man also died and was buried, 23 and in Hades, being in torment, he lifted up his eyes…

Reaching the lost

Alex Donnelly from Peru. The Resurrection 24 But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they went to the tomb, taking the spices they had prepared. 2 And they found the stone rolled away from the tomb, 3 but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. 4 While they were perplexed about this, behold, two men…

Today you will be with me in paradise

Jesus words to the penitent thief on the cross teach us much about what a Christian is, what a Christians destiny is, and the confidence Christians can have by the grace of God Luke 23 English Standard Version (ESV) Jesus Before Pilate 23 Then the whole company of them arose and brought him before Pilate.…

Good Friday – Unsurpassed Love

This message shows that all humans are accountable before God, and that sin inevitably separates us from God, but when the holy justice God is satisfied then there is peace. 46 And about the ninth hour Jesus cried out with a loud voice, saying, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?” that is, “My God, my God, why…

Unexpected Failure

This message traces the events preceding and during Peter’s denial. It shows that we can have good intentions, but these can be thwarted by many things including sorrow. Although we rarely reach our standards of commitment Jesus does not desert us and continues to pray for us. 62 And he went out and wept bitterly.…

Unreceived Love

This message seeks to show that Palm Sunday was not just a significant day in the life of Jesus, but that it marks the day when the preparation of history begins to reach its climax. Jesus is ready for it, but He sees a city that loses the grace that has been prepared for it…

Qualifications for Evangelism

This message shows how an understanding of the power of God reveals our own weakness and limitation, but how God is then able to us us. In order to serve Christ fully, we have to be willing to make everything subject to Him. 8 But when Simon Peter saw it, he fell down at Jesus’…

Hear The Word and Keep it

This message begins by correcting a well meant, but mistaken understanding of life. It then shows God’s unchanging commitment to bless through His unchanging message, concluding with the unchanging human need of keeping the Word of God. 28 But he said, “Blessed rather are those who hear the word of God and keep it!” Luke…