July 24 Luke 12:35-48

July 24 Luke 12:35-48 (ESV) You Must Be Ready 35 “Stay dressed for action [1] and keep your lamps burning, 36 and be like men who are waiting for their master to come home from the wedding feast, so that they may open the door to him at once when he comes and knocks. 37 Blessed are those servants [2] whom the master finds … More July 24 Luke 12:35-48

July 23 Luke 12:22-34

July 23 Luke 12:22-34 (ESV) Do Not Be Anxious 22 And he said to his disciples, “Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you will eat, nor about your body, what you will put on. 23 For life is more than food, and the body more than clothing. 24 Consider the ravens: they neither sow nor … More July 23 Luke 12:22-34

July 22 Luke 12:13-21

July 22 Luke 12:13-21 (ESV) The Parable of the Rich Fool 13 Someone in the crowd said to him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.” 14 But he said to him, “Man, who made me a judge or arbitrator over you?” 15 And he said to them, “Take care, and be on your guard against all covetousness, for … More July 22 Luke 12:13-21

Chandler: Jesus tends to be for people who are really a mess.

In our reading plan, we come to Luke 12 today. In the meantime, when so many thousands of the people had gathered together that they were trampling one another, he began to say to his disciples first, “Beware of the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy. (Luke 12:1 ESV) In the previous chapter (Luke 11:37-54),  … More Chandler: Jesus tends to be for people who are really a mess.

July 21 Luke 11:37-54

July 21 Luke 11:37-54 (ESV) Woes to the Pharisees and Lawyers 37 While Jesus [1] was speaking, a Pharisee asked him to dine with him, so he went in and reclined at table. 38 The Pharisee was astonished to see that he did not first wash before dinner. 39 And the Lord said to him, “Now you Pharisees cleanse the outside of the … More July 21 Luke 11:37-54