Luke 23:26-33

By |October 30th, 2017|Categories: Luke|

In a seemingly random event by human experience, Roman Soldiers unwittingly pull a guy out of the crowd to carry Jesus’ cross.  But the Word of God gives him a name.  Simon [...]

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Luke 23:13-25

By |October 30th, 2017|Categories: Luke|

In Pontius Pilate we have the ultimate object lesson in compromise. Now he was a bright and gifted and accomplished man who had reached the top of his profession in Rome, and [...]

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Luke 22:63-23:12

By |October 30th, 2017|Categories: Luke|

Sometimes a person may wonder why God created man the way He did, limited and suffering and subject to sorrow and death.  Here’s something we’ll never have to wonder about. God did [...]

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Luke 22:47-62

By |September 25th, 2017|Categories: Luke|

In a moment of ill preparation, Peter reacts and pulls out his sword and cuts off the ear of the high priest’s servant. Peter’s actions were produced by overconfidence, prayerlessness, and not [...]

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Luke 22:31-46

By |September 11th, 2017|Categories: Luke|

Gethsemane means “the place of the press,” where olives would be crushed to produce oil.  Oil of course is emblematic of the Holy Spirit in the Scriptures.  In a striking picture, Jesus [...]

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Luke 22:1-30

By |August 14th, 2017|Categories: Luke|

Upon receiving the glorious news of the New Covenant, the disciple’s reaction is to argue about who among them will be the greatest.  What’s remarkable here in the text, is that Christ [...]

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