Bible Study


THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – USE YOUR COMMON SENSE

USE YOUR COMMON SENSE “You don’t have to be a genius to understand these things. Just use your common sense, the kind you’d use if, while being taken to court, you decided to settle up with your accuser on the way, knowing that if the case went to the judge, you’d probably go to jail and pay every last penny …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – THE GOD-SEASON

THE GOD-SEASON “Then He turned to the crowd: ‘When you see clouds coming in from the west, you say, ‘Storm’s coming’ – and you’re right. And when the wind comes out of the south, you say, ‘This’ll be a hot one’ – and you’re right. Frauds! You know how to tell a change in the weather, so don’t tell me …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – DISRUPT AND CONFRONT

DISRUPT AND CONFRONT “I’ve come to disrupt and confront! From now on, when you find five in a house, it will be – three against two, and two against three, father against son and son against father, mother against daughter and daughter against mother, mother-in-law against bride and bride against mother-in-law.” Luke 12:52, 53. Is it Jesus’ intention to cause …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – RIGHT SIDE UP

RIGHT SIDE UP “I’ve come to start a fire on this earth – how I wish it were blazing right now! I’ve come to change everything, turn everything right-side up – how I long for it to be finished! Do you think I came to smooth things over and make everything nice? Not so. I’ve come to disrupt and confront!” …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – GREAT GIFTS…GREAT RESPONSIBILITIES

GREAT GIFTS – GREAT RESPONSIBILITIES “The servant who knows what his master wants and ignores it, or insolently does whatever he pleases, will be thoroughly thrashed. But if he does a poor job through ignorance, he’ll get off with a slap on the hand. Great gifts mean great responsibilities; greater gifts, greater responsibilities.” Luke 12:47, 48. There is something terribly …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – WHEN YOU LEAST EXPECT IT

WHEN YOU LEAST EXPECT IT “But if he says to himself, ‘The master is certainly taking his time,’ begins maltreating the servants and maids, throws parties for his friends, and gets drunk, the master will walk in when he least expects it, give him the thrashing of his life and put him back in the kitchen peeling potatoes.”  Luke 12:45, …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – IS THIS STORY JUST FOR US?

IS THIS STORY JUST FOR US? “Peter said, ‘Master, are you telling this story just for us? Or is it for everybody?’ The Master said, ‘Let me ask you; who is the dependable manager, full of common sense that the master puts in charge of his staff, to feed them well and on time? He is a blessed man if, …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – DON’T BE SLOVENLY (PART 2)

DON’T BE SLOVENLY – PART 2 “You know that if the house owner had known what night the burglar was coming, he wouldn’t have stayed out late and left the place unlocked. So don’t you be slovenly and careless. Just when you don’t expect Him, the Son of Man will show up.” Luke 12:39, 40. The autumn feasts, which took …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – DON’T BE SLOVENLY (PART 1)

DON’T BE SLOVENLY – PART 1 “You know that if the house owner had known what night the burglar was coming, he wouldn’t have stayed out late and left the place unlocked. So don’t you be slovenly and careless. Just when you don’t expect Him, the Son of Man will show up.” Luke 12:39, 40. This ‘thief in the night’ …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – KEEP YOUR SHIRTS ON!

KEEP YOUR SHIRTS ON! “Keep your shirts on; keep the lights on! Be like house servants waiting for their master to come back from his honeymoon, awake and ready to open the door when he arrives and knocks. Lucky the servants whom the master finds on watch! He’ll put on an apron, sit them at the table and serve them …Continue reading →