Sermons on Luke

Make Room for Jesus

Luke 2: 1-7

This week’s message will point out that we are not fair to the Bethlehem innkeeper who was out of rooms to rent when Mary and Joseph came. If the innkeeper had known that Mary and Joseph were coming, if they’d made a reservation, he would have saved a room. But, the truth…

Do This in Remembrance of Me

A lot of our beliefs are based on what we’ve learned from our past… even from childhood. That’s true of our biblical beliefs as well. Our belief system is a mix of memories, experiences, teachings we’ve received and actual scripture. This Sunday we will approach The Lord’s Supper as though we knew nothing and go…

The Limits of Our Love

A man asked Jesus, one day, how he could know he had eternal life.

Luke 10:26 “What is written in the Law?” he (Jesus) replied. “How do you read it?”27 He (the teacher of the law) answered, “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your…

Good News From the Fields

Luke 2:8 (KJV) And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. 9 And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and the glory of the Lord shone round about them: and they were sore afraid. 10 And the angel said unto them,…

Blessed When You Are Meek

Matthew 5:5 Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.

Meek and weak are not the same trait. Someone who is “weak” takes abuse without a word because they really can’t do anything about it. The weak have my sympathy. The “meek” have the power to give back the abuses that are showed…

Four Reasons for Faith Failure

Luke 5:4 … ‘Put out into deep water, and let down the nets for a catch.’ 5 Simon answered, ‘Master, we’ve worked hard all night and haven’t caught anything. But because you say so, I will let down the nets.’ 6 When they had done so, they caught such a large number of fish that…

Handling Holiday Stress

Luke 10:38 As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him. 39 She had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet listening to what he said. 40 But Martha was distracted by all the preparations that had…