The Gospel According To Luke (Page 7)

When Good Things Happen

Luke 1:57-66 — Isn’t it true that when life is easier we’re more prone to wander?  Success, comfort, prosperity, seasons where life goes well, these can all try our faith and commitment to Christ. …For Zacharias & Elisabeth years of struggle and suffering came to an end with the birth of their son. Something wonderful happened…

Mary’s God

Luke 1:46-55 — “What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us.” So said A.W. Tozer and it’s hard to argue with him. …In this text, which contains Mary’s famous song, we’re given a glimpse of what came into her mind when she thought about God.  Her view of…

Three Marks Of A Spirit-Filled Believer

Luke 1:39-45 — The NT commands every Christian to be Spirit-filled? What does that mean? What does that look like? …After receiving the wonderful message from Gabriel, the young Mary travelled south to visit her older cousin Elisabeth. Their meeting was filled with great joy and rejoicing as first Elisabeth and then Mary offered a song…

Jesus The King Of Israel

Luke 1:26-38 — “The Lord God shall give unto him the throne of his father David: And he shall reign over the house of Jacob for ever; and of his kingdom there shall be no end.”  …So said Gabriel to Mary about her son Jesus.  The promise seems clear enough, but how do we understand it when…

Jesus The Son Of God

Luke 1:26-38 — In this sermon and the one that follows, we consider what Gabriel said to Mary concerning the son she would bring into the world. …As we think about Gabriel’s message we are confronted with life’s most important question – “Who is Jesus?”

Second Only To The King

Luke 1:13-17 — When Gabriel announced the nativity of John the Baptist to his father Zacharias, he said that the child would “be great in the sight of the Lord.”  So what was it that made John great? And why does it matter for us? This is what we’re prompted to think about in this the…

John’s Mum & Dad

Luke 1:5-25 — John the Baptist had wonderful parents. Zacharias & Elisabeth were faithful Old Testament saints who lived lives of obedience to the Lord, and yet we see that before John’s birth they had to endure years and years of heartbreak. In this sermon we consider the testimony of John’s parents and we see a…

The Certainty Of Those Things

Luke 1:1-4 — Who wrote the third Gospel account in our New Testament? How did he write it? And why did he write it? … In this first sermon in a new study through the Luke’s Gospel, Pastor Peter answers these questions and reminds us of our great need to know more about Jesus.