The Greatest Stories: Luke's Parables

Pastor Keith Krell - Summer 2021

Friend or Father? | Luke 11:1-13

June 6, 2021 • Pastor Keith Krell • Luke 11:1–13

How should we view God when we pray? Jesus tells two parables that help us better understand God's true identity.

Fools Gold | Luke 12:13-21

June 13, 2021 • Pastor Keith Krell • Luke 12:13–21

Ready or Not? | Luke 12:35-48

June 20, 2021 • Pastor Keith Krell • Luke 12:35–48

How should we live in light of Christ's return? Jesus provides a comforting and challenging word.

Spared Another Day | Luke 13:1-9

June 27, 2021 • Pastor Keith Krell • Luke 13:1–9

Have you wrestled through why some people die at the hand of wicked humans and natural disasters? Why do these events happen and what should be our response? Jesus addresses these issues in Luke 13:1–9.

Take Your Seat! | Luke 14:1-24

July 4, 2021 • Pastor Keith Krell • Luke 14:1–24

Do you like to party? It may surprise you to learn that God likes to party. In Luke 14, Jesus tells two Party Parables that reveal His heart and mission.

The Lost and Found | Luke 15:1-32

July 25, 2021 • Pastor Keith Krell • Luke 15

How does God feel about lost people? How do you think God feels about you when you stray? Luke 15 provides a powerful look into the heart of God.

Spiritually Shrewd Stewardship | Luke 16:1-13

August 1, 2021 • Pastor Keith Krell • Luke 16:1–13

How should we use our money? What can we learn from unbelievers in the use of our wealth? In Jesus' most difficult parable, He offers some very surprising conclusions.

The Point of NO Return | Luke 16:19-31

August 8, 2021 • Pastor Keith Krell • Luke 16:19–31

How should we respond to those in need? How should we prepare for the afterlife? Jesus answers these two big questions with one definitive declaration.

Pray for Reign | Luke 18:1-8

August 15, 2021 • Pastor Keith Krell • Luke 18:1–8

How can we wait for God to bring justice to this world? Jesus answers this question by contrasting Himself and us with two characters.

Lord, Have Mercy! | Luke 18:9-14

September 5, 2021 • Pastor Keith Krell • Luke 18:9–14

What kind of attitude does God commend? This is one of the most important questions that can be asked and answered. Jesus answers this question dramatically in Luke 18:9-14.

From Minor League to Major League | Luke 19:11-27

Pastor Keith Krell • Luke 19:11–27

What are you doing with your "dash"--that line between your birth and death dates? In Luke 19:11–27, Jesus tells a parable on how we ought to live our dash.