Category: Luke

The Lord Sent Them On Ahead in Pairs

Luke 10:1-11, 16-20 “After this the Lord appointed seventy others and sent them on ahead of him in pairs to every town and place where he himself intended to go.” (Luke 10:1) I can think of no other time when I have been more grateful to have partners in mission and ministry than I am …

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And Jesus Gave Him to His Mother…

Luke 7:11-17 Too, too many times I have yearned for this to be so. More times than I can even remember now I have stood and sat and wept with parents who are grieving the death of children. In some cases we became acquainted after the funeral home had been called. In others, I had …

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The Donkey: A Subversive Choice?

Luke 19:28-40 I have written of the colt — or donkey — which Jesus rode into Jerusalem in this space before. You can find my thoughts here at: Humble and Mounted on a Donkey. As you can tell from the title, my thoughts a few years ago focused on Jesus’ humility as he rode into Jerusalem. …

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