Although Jesus concludes this parable with a simple directive and then explains the reasoning behind his directive, Christians often find this parable and the accompanying directive perplexing. Our goal this morning is to slow down and listen carefully to the words of Jesus, that we may hear him well and obey.
The Parable of the Dishonest Manager
January 13, 2019 • Joel Stamoolis • Luke 16:1-13
End Times Questions
February 10, 2019 • Pastor Larry
In conversations about the “End Times” we often ask the wrong questions and give confusing answers. Better to ask the right question and give a clear answer. That will only happen if we begin by listening to Jesus and addressing the question he asked.
Jesus Cleanses Ten Lepers
February 3, 2019 • Pastor Ashley
As Jesus nears Jerusalem for the final time, He encounters ten lepers who cry out to Him for mercy. Jesus grants that mercy, and they are cleansed. The only one of the cleansed men who returns to thank Jesus is a Samaritan, someone who was not typically considered to be one of God’s people.
The Duty of Jesus Followers
January 27, 2019 • Pastor Ashley
As Jesus nears Jerusalem for the final time, Jesus speaks about the duty that is expected of His servants. They will be a people who confront sin and forgive others. They will also be empowered through faith in a way that defies explanation. However, this unusual way of living – confronting sin and forgiving others – isn’t considered exemplary. It is simply what is expected of His servants.