Bible Book: Luke

Occupy Till I Come

Date: October 19th, 1975  |  Scripture: Luke 19:13  |  Topics: Araunah, Dome of the Rock, Giving, Investments, Jerusalem, Money, Mosque of Omar, Responsibilities, Stewardship, Temple Mount

And he called his ten servants, and delivered them ten pounds, and said unto them, Occupy till I come.

Jesus Is Passing By

Date: November 16th, 1975  |  Scripture: Luke 18:37  |  Topics: Free Will, Healing, Miracles, Salvation

And they told him, that Jesus of Nazareth passeth by.

With Thanksgiving to God

Date: November 23rd, 1975  |  Scripture: Luke 17:11-19  |  Topics: Healing, Leprosy, Thanks, cleansing

And it came to pass, as he went to Jerusalem, that he passed through the midst of Samaria and Galilee. And as he entered into a certain village, there met him ten men that were lepers, which stood afar off: And they lifted up their voices, and said, Jesus, Master, have mercy on us. And when he saw them, he said unto them, Go shew yourselves unto the priests. And it came to pass, that, as they went, they were cleansed. And one of them, when he saw that he was healed, turned back, and with a loudContinue Reading

The Remission of Sins

Date: January 4th, 1976  |  Scripture: Luke 24:47  |  Topics: Atonement, Cross, Judgment, Propitiation, Sin

And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.

Jesus, Friend of Sinners

Date: April 4th, 1976  |  Scripture: Luke 19:7  |  Topics: Comfort, Compassion, Friendship, Jesus, Son of Man

And when they saw it, they all murmured, saying, That he was gone to be guest with a man that is a sinner.

The Most Tragic Word: Lost

Date: August 29th, 1976  |  Scripture: Luke 15:1-6  |  Topics: Damnation, Eternal Life, Eternity, Evangelism, Judgment, Lost, Saved

Then drew near unto him all the publicans and sinners for to hear him. And the Pharisees and scribes murmured, saying, This man receiveth sinners, and eateth with them. And he spake this parable unto them, saying, What man of you, having an hundred sheep, if he lose one of them, doth not leave the ninety and nine in the wilderness, and go after that which is lost, until he find it? And when he hath found it, he layeth it on his shoulders, rejoicing. And when he cometh home, he calleth together hContinue Reading

Twas the Day After Christmas

Date: December 26th, 1976  |  Scripture: Luke 2:19-51  |  Topics: Christmas, Life, Rapture, Second Coming

But Mary kept all these things, and pondered them in her heart. And the shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things that they had heard and seen, as it was told unto them. And when eight days were accomplished for the circumcising of the child, his name was called JESUS, which was so named of the angel before he was conceived in the womb. And when the days of her purification according to the law of Moses were accomplished, they brought him to Jerusalem, to present him toContinue Reading

Prayer and Practicality

Date: March 2nd, 1977  |  Scripture: Luke 24:49  |  Topics: Meditation, Practicality, Prayer, Productivity

And, behold, I send the promise of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in the city of Jerusalem, until ye be endued with power from on high.

What It Means to Be Lost

Date: March 14th, 1977  |  Scripture: Luke 16:22-24  |  Topics: Condemnation, Destiny, Lost, Rich Man and Lazarus, Unclean

And it came to pass, that the beggar died, and was carried by the angels into Abraham’s bosom: the rich man also died, and was buried; And in hell he lift up his eyes, being in torments, and seeth Abraham afar off, and Lazarus in his bosom. And he cried and said, Father Abraham, have mercy on me, and send Lazarus, that he may dip the tip of his finger in water, and cool my tongue; for I am tormented in this flame.

God’s Idea of Greatness

Date: July 3rd, 1977  |  Scripture: Luke 22:1-30  |  Topics: Authority, Compassion, Service, Success

Now the feast of unleavened bread drew nigh, which is called the Passover. And the chief priests and scribes sought how they might kill him; for they feared the people. Then entered Satan into Judas surnamed Iscariot, being of the number of the twelve. And he went his way, and communed with the chief priests and captains, how he might betray him unto them. And they were glad, and covenanted to give him money. And he promised, and sought opportunity to betray him unto them in the absence of the mContinue Reading