Luke 21

21:1-4 Two mites=2% of a day’s wage. In California, minimum wage is $12 per hour in 2019. This would be the equivalent of $1.92. NOTE-Jesus had just criticized those who devour widow’s houses. Perhaps this widow’s house had been devoured, and now she is giving from...

Luke 20 The Day Of Questions

This chapter describes what is usually called the Day of Questions. It was a day when the Jewish authorities, in all their different sections, came to Jesus with question after question designed to trap him, and when, in his wisdom, he answered them in such a way as...

Luke 19:1-10 Steps To Salvation

Many, no doubt, were converted to the faith of Christ of whom no account is kept in the gospels; but the conversion of some, whose case had something in it extraordinary, is recorded, as this of Zaccheus. I. The Meeting Of God And Man verses 1-6 A. God Is The...

Luke 17:11-17 Deliberate Thanks Giving

I. The Need Of The Lepers A. Their Physical Condition 1. Their bodies a. The Jews considered several forms of skin diseases “leprosy” b. Hansen’s disease attacks the nervous system, & the victim loses sensation c. They can cut/burn themselves and never know it....