Two Sons, with hearts that are cold toward their Father, experience His over-the-top provision, forgiveness, and welcome.
The Call to be a Disciple of Jesus is a Call to Total Surrender, which will set you Totally Free!
Those who attend the greatest party of all--The Kingdom of God--are the very opposite of WHO you'd expect, and Jesus calls them to act the very opposite of HOW you'd expect.
Jesus' plan to take over the world looks small and insignificant, but really is a powerful conspiracy where the first shall be last and the last shall be first.
Why is it that those most concerned about holiness are sometimes characterized by their Ugliness?
Luke 12:49 - 13:5
Being a Faithful Servant of Jesus Has Great Responsibility and Great Reward—both Now and in the Future!
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Worry Is An Indicator That We Have Improper Values and/or Insufficient Faith.
Watch out for Greed: It will leave you full of yourself, but empty toward God.
Jesus Tells His Disciples What to Fear, What Not to Fear, and to be Very Afraid of Being Afraid of the Wrong Things.
From Luke 11:37-54,
“Jesus Gives six Woes to the Pharisees and Experts in the Law on the who are focused on External Rules, Rather than the Internal Matters of the Heart.”
Every One Of Us Has To Make A Decision About Jesus: Who He Is, Why He Came, And Whether We Will Submit To Him.
Jesus gives His disciples (then & now) a Model of Prayer to teach us WHAT to Pray, a Story about Prayer to teach us HOW to Pray, and An Application of the Story to teach us WHY We Should Pray.