Morning Light Bible Study

Morning Light – May 4th,2018 – Luke 23 Part 1:  Our Sins Take Jesus to Golgotha

Source: Today: [Luke 23 Part 1] Our Sins Take Jesus to Golgotha: In chapter 23 Jesus is beaten and brutalized first at the high priest’s residence, then at Pilate’s judgment hall and also by Herod at the vile king’s own palace. We can only wince at the brutal violence of the mistreatment Jesus suffers, but the greater truth is that it is our sin and not just Pilate that sends Jesus to the tree. Listen Daily at: [Luk 23:1-26 KJV] 1 And the whole multitude of them arose, and led him unto Pilate. 2 And they began to … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – May 3rd, 2018 – Luke 22 Part 2:  The Master Stands Accused

Source: Today: [Luke 22 Part 2] The Master Stands Accused: In the second part of our chapter Jesus groans out the final agonies in Gethsemane while the disciples slumber on. The soldiers arrive and rush Him off to the confrontation with the scribes and elders. The price of heaven’s best is about to be paid for your sin and for mine! Listen Daily at: [Luk 22:35-51 KJV] 35 And he said unto them, When I sent you without purse, and scrip, and shoes, lacked ye any thing? And they said, Nothing. 36 Then said he unto them, But … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – May 1st, 2018 – Luke 21:  Jesus Gets Nosey at the Treasury

Source: Today: [Luke 21] Jesus Get Nosey at the Treasury: Would you tolerate your minister following the usher down the aisle, examining the amounts of each gift given at offering time? That is exactly what Jesus does in this chapter. He goes on to commend an impoverished widow giving into the very institution that was plotting His assassination. Jesus’ attitudes toward giving are very different than that which we find in Christian culture today as we will examine in this chapter. Listen Daily at: [Luk 21:1-19 KJV] 1 And he looked up, and saw the rich men casting … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – April 30, 2018 – Luke 20 Part 2:  Jesus on the Resurrection

Source: Today: [Luke 20 Part 2] Jesus on the Resurrection: In part 2 of Luke 20 Jesus addresses several controversies of His day among the Pharisees and Sadducees. These elitist groups argued over whether or not there was any resurrection, and if there was what it meant for certain problematic doctrines. Jesus answers these controversies, and stuns His hearers with His wisdom and His understanding of the after-life and the implications of eternity for us as individuals. Listen Daily at: [Luk 20:26-47 KJV] 26 And they could not take hold of his words before the people: and they … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – April 27th, 2018 – Luke 20 Part 1:  The Authority with Which Jesus Spoke

Source: Today: [Luke 20 Part 1] The Authority with Which Jesus Spoke: In Luke 20 part 1 Jesus is found by the scribes and chief priests speaking with great authority in the temple. He has turned over the tables of the money changers and taken full liberty among the leaders who are conspiring to assassinate Him. The leaders collude to snare Jesus in His words to which He responds by giving them the parable of the vineyard, and the unjust husbandmen. Listen Daily at: [Luk 20:1-26 KJV] 1 And it came to pass, [that] on one of those … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – April 26th, 2018 – Luke 19 Part 2:  Jesus Enters Jerusalem

Source: Today: [Luke 19 Part 2]Jesus Enters Jerusalem: In chapter 19, Part 2 Jesus comes to the outer environs of Jerusalem and instructs His disciples to provide Him with a colt to enter the city on. He is fulfilling prophecy, and the people cry out in jubilation at His entering into the city. What would happen if Jesus entered your city? Would He be greeted by protesters or by worship and adoration? As Jesus enters the city of Jerusalem, we find that the fate of the entire Jewish people is about to be decided. Listen Daily at: [Luk … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light –  April 25th, 2018 – Luke 19:  What Constitutes and Enemy of God?

Source: Today: [Luke 19 Part 1] What Constitutes and Enemy of God? In Luke 19 Part 1 Jesus visits the home of Zacchaeus. Zacchaeus was not just a tax collector, he was a tax collector of tax collectors. He was universally despised because of his vocation and he prospered in doing so. When Zacchaeus, a great opposer of the people of God, when he meets Jesus the change that came over him brought salvation to his house. What did Zacchaeus do that made such a difference? In this study we will find out and hopefully see our way to … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – April 24th, 2018 – Luke 18:  In This Life and the Life to Come

Source: Today: [Luke 18] In This Life and the Life to Come: In chapter 18 of Luke, Jesus speaks about prayer and the subject of recompense to those that follow Him. A certain ruler meets Jesus and is invited to sell all, give all but he cannot bring himself to do it. The disciples on the other hand have indeed left all and Jesus promises them recompense not only in heaven, but on the earth as well. Is it wrong to expect to receive blessing of God here on the earth? Are we not to be content to suffer … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – April 23rd, 2018 – Luke 17:  Offenses, and the Coming of the Kingdom

Source: Today: [Luke 17] Offenses, and the Coming of the Kingdom. In Luke 17 Jesus describes a gruesome form of execution as what is in store for those who cause offenses. He goes on to speak of the coming of the kingdom in quite veiled and unique language as “lightning from one part of heaven to another”. When we understand what kind of lightning phenomena He is speaking of, it will inform us of the nature of the coming of the kingdom in a manner that the majority of Christians have never thought of. Listen Daily at: [Luk … (click link or title to continue)