Jesus rejected in Nazareth

Jesus Rejected in Nazareth

Thomas Wolfe once wrote: “You can’t go home again.” What did this mean? Wolfe elaborated a bit when he said: “You can’t go back home to your family, back home to your childhood, back home to a young man’s dreams of glory and of fame back home to places in the country, back home to […]

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Christmas Story - Mary Visits Elizabeth

Mary Visits Elizabeth – Christmas

From Luke 1, Scripture continues with the Christmas Story. When Mary visits Elizabeth, the baby (John the Baptist) leaps in Elizabeth’s womb. Today, let’s take pause and remember why we celebrate Christmas. It’s not the presents; nor the family meals and gatherings although these things bring happiness for those attending. No, it’s the birth of […]

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Promise Birth of John the Baptist

Promise Of The Birth Of John The Baptist

Yes, you’ve most likely heard this story before. The Christmas story is shared in Matthew, Mark, John, and of course, Luke. But, this “greatest story ever told” is worth telling from each of the disciple’s perspectives. So, I want to take a moment to present the promise of the birth of John the Baptist which […]

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Satan Tempts Jesus

Satan Tempts Jesus

First, a strange question; Was Jesus ever tempted? The answer is a simple yes. According to the Bible, Luke chapter 4 makes it very clear that Satan is a real being. And, he raises his ugly head to tempt and discourage those who make an effort to follow Christ. So, how do we overcome Satan […]

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John the Baptist Preaches Repentance

John the Baptist Preaches Repentance – Coming of Christ

A quick question: Have you ever prejudged a person solely on appearance? Well, if you believe outward looks tell what a person is on the inside, you might want to read this Luke Bible study lesson about how John the Baptist, a loner from the desert, preaches repentance and the coming of Jesus Christ. Now, […]

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