Luke wrote his record of eyewitness reports concerning Jesus in order to give Christians confidence in the what they had been taught about Jesus. Among all those reports one of the most foundational for our confidence is the record of what he actually said concerning the mission and purpose of his astonishing ministry. Preaching Today: Pastor Larry. Today’s Text: Luke 4:14-44
Jesus and His Ministry Purpose
October 15, 2017 • Larry Kroon
The Need for New Understanding
November 12, 2017 • Ashley Brown
Throughout His ministry Jesus pushed people to reconsider the teaching of Scripture. His contention was that they had missed the vital, core truth it contains regarding who God is and how we are to relate to Him. As a result, the people needed a new understanding of God and His interaction with the world to contain the scriptural truth Jesus had come to proclaim.
Jesus Has Authority to Forgive Sin
November 5, 2017 • Ashley Brown
God alone has the authority to forgive sins, and yet Jesus claimed to have this authority for Himself. As evidence of His authority and God’s confirmation of it, Jesus performed a miraculous healing. In front of a pressing crowd Jesus commanded a paralyzed man to get up and walk – and, immediately, he did.