Category Archives: Luke

Putting Faith in Faith

Faith is critical, yet don’t put your faith in faith. That’s the point. Jesus told this woman, who was in a terrible and desperate situation, that her faith made her well. As we look deeper, we see that the power … Continue reading

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New Wine Freedom

It’s Jesus we are following. Not the church. Not current tradition. Not your human rules. The new covenant doesn’t fit the old cloth or old wineskin. Jesus came to free us up from the burdens of rules through a new … Continue reading

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Forgiveness and Physical Healing

If you think that Jesus never claimed to be God, the story of the paralytic is important. Not only did Jesus make the claim, he backed in up with a miracle. We also see that Jesus prioritizes forgiveness of sins … Continue reading

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Fishers of People

Jesus will ask you to do things you think won’t work, things you have already tried, and things which violate your own professional opinion. And if you listen, you can become a fisher of people. Hold great hope. Express great … Continue reading

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Tempted?

What can we learn from seeing Jesus tempted by the devil? His temptation in the desert was one of Jesus’ first experiences in his public ministry. We will all face similar seasons in life, and Jesus’ example will help us … Continue reading

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Jesus: Building Understanding

Want people to be amazed at your understanding? Invest time in understanding them. Ask them questions about their ideas and viewpoints so that you understand them. Share ideas with them and seek truth together. Watch Jesus in action teaching us … Continue reading

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Treasuring Up and Spreading the News

Reflecting on Christmas and Jesus’ birth, what is your response? Will you, like the shepherds, spread the good news? Or will you, like Mary, treasure it all in your heart? Jesus redeemed us from our separation from God. O come … Continue reading

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