Category: Luke

Words from the Cross 1

What’s your favorite board game? It feels great when the game is going well, but it feels bad when other players make you pay and it can be easy to hold a grudge. Today we join Pastor Tim Hartwig at the foot of the cross to hear Jesus’ words of mercy and forgiveness both for those hurting him and for you.

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Poor, Miserable, Sinners

Ever wonder why we call ourselves “poor, miserable, sinners” at the beginning of our church services? While it may sound quite negative, this is actually quite comforting. Pastor Kyle Madson explains why.

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The Hem of Jesus’ Robe

Luke 8:48 Jesus had reached almost rockstar status. Wherever he traveled a crowd was around him even pushing up against him and touching him. One day there was a woman in that crowd who really wanted to touch Jesus. She...

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Jesus… Huh?

Luke 10:25-28 Luke chapter 10, beginning at verse 25, we hear this story. On one occasion an expert in the law stood up to test Jesus. “Teacher,” he asked, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” “What is written...

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What We Really Need

Luke 5:18-24 Have you ever been to a restaurant with some friends, you know you’re hungry, but you just don’t know what quite to order? Suddenly, you hear what one of your friends is gonna order and you think “man,...

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Perfect Resolutions

Luke 9:51 So how are your New Year’s resolutions going? You’ve had a bit of time, what’s the list like? Is it perfectly completed? Does it look curiously like last year’s list? Maybe even exactly, because it needed rework? Resolutions...

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Hold on To Jesus

Luke 2:28-32 How would you respond if you saw the baby Jesus? What would you do? When Jesus’ parents Mary and Joseph took him to the temple there was a man waiting there to see him. His name was Simeon....

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Have you ever stolen something?

Exodus 20:15, Luke 23:42-43 Have you ever stolen anything before? I remember when I was a kid, about six or seven years old, a friend of mine that lived down the street showed me the latest toy that he had...

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How far would you go?

Luke 2:11 How far would you be willing to go to show someone that you love them? In 1972 Charlie Duke was driving the lunar rover when he stopped, jumped out, and placed a picture of his family on the...

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A Message for You

Luke 2:8-12 We were lying on our backs staring up at the night sky. My dad had cleared some land and pushed the brush up into a huge pile and we were burning it. In the glow of the fire...

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