Bridging the Gap (Luke 16:19-31)

Scripture Text: Luke 16:19-31 Bridging the Gap (MP3) Bridging the Gap (Sermon Text) Introduction This passage is about gaps. A gap is break or difference between two things. In many respects, this describes the difference between certain people in society, but in reality, it may be better to describe it as a great divide. There …

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Where is Your Treasure? (Luke 12:13-21)

Scripture Text: Luke 12:13-21 Where is Your Treasure? (MP3) Where is Your Treasure? (Sermon Text) Introduction What is worship? How do we do it? I think of worship as giving value and worth to something or someone. We do it all the time, and sometimes we think we are doing it when we probably are …

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Where is My Fatted Calf? (Luke 15:11-32)

Scripture Text: Luke 15:1-10 Where is My Fatted Calf? (MP3) Where is My Fatted Calf? (Sermon Text) Introduction Last week, we looked at two parables that had much to do about the same thing. We read Jesus’ parables about the lost sheep and the lost coin. In both of those parables, Jesus illustrated the need …

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Have You Found What is Lost? (Luke 15:1-10)

Scripture Text: Luke 15:1-10 Have You Found What is Lost? (MP3) Have You Found What is Lost? (Sermon Text) Introduction Have you found what is lost? I have often thought that I lost things such as keys and other valuables, only to find out that they were not really lost, just misplaced. I am sure …

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Never Give Up, Never Surrender (Luke 11:1-13)

Scripture Text: Luke 11:1-13 Never Give Up, Never Surrender (MP3) Never Give Up, Never Surrender (Sermon Text) Introduction This week, we are looking at a parable from the Gospel According to Luke about prayer. Prayer is an essential part of our Christian faith. We need to all be praying both individually and corporately. Lately, we …

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Bear Fruit or Die! (Luke 13:1-9)

Bear Fruit or Die! Scripture Text: Luke 13:1-9 Bear Fruit or Die! (MP3) Bear Fruit or Die! (Sermon Text) Introduction What happens if you find that something is not growing well in your garden? What if it is something that time after time you try to tend and nurture, but it just does not bear …

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The Path to True Righteousness (Luke 18:9-14)

The Path to True Righteousness Scripture Text: Luke 18:9-14 The Path to True Righteousness (MP3) The Path to True Righteousness (Sermon Text) Introduction So far in our look at the parables of Jesus, we have read stories about seed and dirt, wheat and weeds, and workers in a vineyard. Today’s parable is not about any …

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