Category: Luke

Sermon: Peace for a People Luke 2:1-21

 Peace for a People Luke 2:1-21 Primary Truth Taught- God receives maximum glory and we receive maximum peace as we are reconciled to God through our Lord Jesus Christ. Luke 2:1–21 (ESV) 2 In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all…

Sermon: King Jesus Ascending His Throne (Luke 24:50-53)

King Jesus Ascending His Throne Luke 24:50-53 Introduction On October 10, 2010 we began this adventure with Luke as he faithfully told of the eyewitness accounts concerning his Lord and our, Jesus Christ.  His investigations and interviews of those who were actually there and…

You Are Witnesses of These Things Luke 24:34-46 Introduction It is still the first day of the week early evening at dark when the Emmaus-road disciples catch up with the rest in Jerusalem.  We remember that the two disciples who were walking back to…

  The Lord Has Risen Indeed! Luke 24:13-35 Introduction Last week we covered some crucial points in our understanding of this passage.  We learned together that unbelief or confusion about the person of Christ and the Scriptures will result in spiritual blindness.  In order…

Unbelief, Must Be Fought with Truth Luke 24:13-27 Introduction This is one of those passages that speak volumes to believers.  It’s very similar to last week’s account, in that like the women who failed to believe the Word of God when Jesus told them…

Unexpected Faith Luke 24:1-12 Introduction Our text today is completely saturated with disciples who were not expecting Jesus to rise from the grave.  Even though the Lord told them over and over again that He would, they didn’t get it.  Whether their minds were…

Sermon: Jesus, Dead and Buried (Luke 23:50-56)

Jesus, Dead and Buried Luke 23:50-56 Introduction As move now to Jesus’ burial it is very important that we do not underestimate this event.  It’s not by mistake that all four Gospels contain the fact that Jesus was dead and buried. Notice with me…

Sermon: The Death We Deserve (Luke 23:44-49)

The Death We Deserve Luke 23:44-49 Introduction As we prepare to read from God’s Word today, I want us to be on the lookout for especially three things.  First, Luke tells us that for a period of three hours, from 12 Noon to 3…

Sermon: Father Forgive My Enemies (Luke 23:32-43)

Father, Forgive My Enemies Luke 23:32-43 (ESV) Primary Claim Jesus prayed for His enemies to be forgiven and God forgave. Luke 23:32-43 (ESV) 32 Two others, who were criminals, were led away to be put to death with him. 33 And when they came…

Sermon: The Cross According to Jesus (Luke 23:26-31)

The Cross According to Jesus Luke 23:26-31 Introduction The court proceedings are over.  Herod and Pilate have declared Jesus to be innocent of all crimes.  Yet, this innocent Man is on His way to be crucified.  To keep the peace, Pilate has sentenced a…