Bible Study


THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – ISRAEL’S “BILLY GRAHAM”

ISRAEL’S “BILLY GRAHAM” “When crowds of people came out for baptism because it was the popular thing to do, John exploded: ‘Brood of snakes! What do you think you’re doing slithering down here to the river? Do you think a little water on your snakeskin is going to deflect God’s judgment? It’s your life that must change, not your skin. …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – THUNDER IN THE DESERT!

CHAPTER THREE THUNDER IN THE DESERT! “In the fifteenth year of the rule of Caesar Tiberius – it was while Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea; Herod, ruler of Galilee; his brother Philip, ruler of Ituraea and Trachonitis; Lysania, ruler of Abilene; during the Chief-Priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, John, Zachariah’s son, out in the desert at the time, received …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE= A STRANGE PLACE TO BE LOST!

A STRANGE PLACE TO BE LOST! “The next day they found Him in the Temple seated among the teachers, listening to them and asking questions. The teachers were all quite taken with Him, impressed with the sharpness of His answers. But His parents were not impressed; they were upset and hurt. “His mother said, ‘Young man, why have you done …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – MISSING!

MISSING! “When they finished everything required by God in the Law, they returned to Galilee and their own town, Nazareth. There the child grew strong in body and wise in spirit. And the grace of God was on Him. “Every year Jesus’ parents travelled to Jerusalem for the Feast of Passover. When He was twelve years old, they went up …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – A DARK SHADOW

A DARK SHADOW “Jesus’ father and mother were speechless with surprise at these words. Simeon went on to bless them, and said to Mary His mother, ‘This child marks both the failure and                                                        …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – IN ON THE SECRET!

IN ON THE SECRET! “In Jerusalem at the time, there was a man, Simeon by name, a good man, who lived in the prayerful expectancy of help for Israel. And the Holy Spirit was on him. The Holy Spirit had shown him that he would see the Messiah of God before he died. Led by the Spirit, he entered the …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – WHAT’S IN A NAME?

WHAT’S IN A NAME? “When the eighth day arrived, the day of circumcision, the child was named Jesus, the name given by the angel before He was conceived. “Then when the days stipulated by Moses for purification were complete, they took Him up to Jerusalem to offer Him to God as commanded in God’s Law: “Every male who opens the …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – LET’S SEE FOR OURSELVES

LET’S SEE FOR OURSELVES “As the angel choir withdrew into heaven, the sheepherders talked it over. ‘Let’s go over to Bethlehem as fast as we can and see for ourselves what God has revealed to us.’ They left, running, and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby lying in a manger. Seeing was believing. They told everyone they met what …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – HEAVEN INVADED EARTH

HEAVEN INVADED EARTH “There were sheepherders camping in the neighbourhood. They had set night watches over their sheep. Suddenly God’s angel stood among them and God’s glory blazed around them. They were terrified. The angel said, ‘Don’t be afraid. I’m here to announce a great and joyful event that is meant for everybody worldwide. A Saviour has just been born …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – JUST AND ORDINARY KID?

CHAPTER TWO JUST AN ORDINARY KID? “About that time Caesar Augustus ordered a census to be taken throughout the Empire. This was the first census when Quirinius was governor of Syria. Everyone had to travel to his own ancestral home town to be accounted for. So Joseph went from the Galilean town of Nazareth up to Bethlehem in Judah, David’s …Continue reading →