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Luke 11 - NIV

11 “Which of you fathers, if your son asks for[a] a fish, will give him a snake instead?

12 Or if he asks for an egg, will give him a scorpion?

13 If you then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give the Holy Spirit to those who ask him!”

Jesus and Beelzebul


Footnotes

a. Luke 11:11 Some manuscripts for bread, will give him a stone?Or if he asks for


Sermons on Luke 11 More sermons: Luke 11

Richard Tow avatar
PRAYER THAT WORKS
Shared by: Richard Tow on Dec, 2016
Summary: This message flows out of a personal desire to be more effective in prayer and a desire to help others along that journey as well. How do we move into greater spiritual authority so that our prayers get answered?
Gordon McCulloch avatar
The Lord’s or disciples prayer; it is the format that we must use.
Shared by: Gordon McCulloch on Dec, 2016
Summary: The Lords prayer is only a model of prayer, it is a guideline that we should use and modify, after all, we must communicate in the way that suits both ourselves and God. We need to speak to him in his language, using his logic.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: Episcopal
Views: 14
Rev.Andrew B Natarajan avatar
Model Prayers for a victorious Life
Shared by: Rev.Andrew B Natarajan on Nov, 2016
Summary: Model Prayer teaches us to forgive others to get your forgiveness. The fervent prayers has answers. The best sayings on prayers Ask-Seek-Knock. God gives the best in your life. Pray until you get it.
Series: Prayer
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: Methodist
Views: 92
David Henderson avatar
"Learning to Pray like Jesus"
Shared by: David Henderson on Oct, 2016
Summary: The diciples came to Jesus with one request. They could have asked for so many things but they only asked for this.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 55
David Henderson avatar
"Knocking on Heaven's Door"
Shared by: David Henderson on Oct, 2016
Summary: In this message we look at the Lord's prayer which follows the request from the disciples for Jesus to teach them to pray. All of us should learn to pray like Jesus.
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 39
David Henderson avatar
"Knocking on Heaven's Door"
Shared by: David Henderson on Oct, 2016
Summary: In this message we look at the Lord's prayer which follows the request from the disciples for Jesus to teach them to pray. All of us should learn to pray like Jesus.
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 42
W Pat Cunningham avatar
Conquering Contrary Inclinations
Shared by: W Pat Cunningham on Oct, 2016
Summary: "through such respectful and compassionate listening can we enter on the paths of true growth "
Curtis E. Nester avatar
Knocking on the Door at Midnight
Shared by: Curtis E. Nester on Aug, 2016
Summary: Jesus teaches about prayer by using the parable of the Importunate Friend.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Luke 11:5-13
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,784
Kerry Haynes avatar
How to Talk to God
Shared by: Kerry Haynes on Jul, 2016
Summary: "Lord, teach us to pray." In response, Jesus gives his disciples and us the model prayer, the "Our Father" or "Lord's Prayer." He continues with strong teaching to be persistent, knowing that God loves us more than we love our own children.
Gerald Roberts avatar
"PUSH"
Shared by: Gerald Roberts on Jul, 2016
Summary: I found this acronym "PUSH" Pray Until Something Happens. The message is the importance of prayer.
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 420
David Trexler avatar
Out of mouth of Children! Bold and from the Heart!
Shared by: David Trexler on Jul, 2016
Summary: A sermon on the Lord's Prayer
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 198
Ernie Arnold avatar
ASK, SEEK, KNOCK
Shared by: Ernie Arnold on Jul, 2016
Summary: What does Jesus mean by ASK, SEEK, KNOCK? 1. ASK - Acknowledge our need and be ready to receive transformation 2. SEEK - Become an active partner with the LORD in your life 3. KNOCK - Be Ready to Welcome and Go through God's Open Doors
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: *other
Views: 2,300
Wade M. Hughes, Sr avatar
IN THE DESPERATION COMES A DETERMINATION
Shared by: Wade M. Hughes, Sr on May, 2016
Summary: Have you ever fallen INTO THE DESPERATION, UNEXPECTED NEED, AND THERE GROWS A DETERMINATION, WE SHALL ARISE AND SEE THE PLAN OF GOD DEVELOP --- KEEP KNOCKING !
Scripture: Luke 11:5-11
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 340
Christopher Holdsworth avatar
The Audacity to Pray
Shared by: Christopher Holdsworth on May, 2016
Summary: Continuing our Sermon on Persistent Petitionary Prayer.
based on 5 ratings
Scripture: Luke 11:9-13
Views: 360
Christopher Holdsworth avatar
Persistent Petitionary Prayer
Shared by: Christopher Holdsworth on May, 2016
Summary: Jesus emphasises the importance, validity and efficacy of persistent petitionary prayer. The basis of our prayer is our relationship with God.
Davon Huss avatar
Keep Your Old Tire Jack!
Shared by: Davon Huss on Jan, 2016
Summary: Pray shamelessly, pray persistently, pray expectantly (Outline taken from Sermon Central's David Taylor at: http://www.sermoncentral.com/print_friendly.asp?SermonID=183315; Last point adapted from Michael Mack from Small Group Vital Signs, pg. 142)
William R. Nabaza avatar
The son asks, the father gives
Shared by: William R. Nabaza on Dec, 2015
Summary: To show JESUS as our Provider and Liberal Supplier of our daily bread: food, shelter and clothing and our responses as well is to win souls, He provides the souls to harvest.
Scripture: Luke 11:11
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 180
William R. Nabaza avatar
GOD gives us His plans not the enemy's
Shared by: William R. Nabaza on Dec, 2015
Summary: To show that GOD give us His plans to live out for the rest of our lives and He will not allow the enemy to even touch us.
Paul Basehore avatar
Straight Outta Context: Luke 11:9 - See You At The Pole
Shared by: Paul Basehore on Sep, 2015
Summary: Luke 11:9 doesn't say, “Ask for anything you want.” It’s more like, “Ask for my kingdom, and you will have it.”
Chris Jordan avatar
The Storyteller - The Parables of Jesus: Secrets to Praying with Power
Shared by: Chris Jordan on Aug, 2015
Summary: In Jesus’ trilogy of parables on prayer, we learn three secrets to praying with power: having an urgent boldness, a hopeful perseverance, and a humble attitude.
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Foursquare
Views: 1,138
David Henderson avatar
Prayer 101
Shared by: David Henderson on Jun, 2015
Summary: The bookstores are filled now with books written to help the common individual understand topics that can be complicated. In one of my recent visits to a local bookstore I noticed something I had not seen before.
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 352
Greg Gordon avatar
Baptism of the Holy Spirit is a Gift
Shared by: Greg Gordon on May, 2015
Summary: If you then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give the Holy Spirit to those who ask him!” - Luke 11:13 Christianity was birthed in the Holy Spirit. Jesus our Lord taught it .
William R. Nabaza avatar
The FATHER gives good gifts
Shared by: William R. Nabaza on May, 2015
Summary: To show that only GOD is good in giving the HOLY SPIRIT to us as a gift. Acts 1:8 (Amplified Bible) But you shall receive power (ability, efficiency, and might) when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you shall be My witnesses in Jerusalem and all J
Robert Leroe avatar
A Parable of Chutzpah
Shared by: Robert Leroe on May, 2015
Summary: We need to approach prayer with a sense of bold, unhesitating urgency--with chutzpah. We have no worries--unlike the grumpy, groggy neighbor, God never slumbers and is always happy to hear from us.
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: Congregational
Views: 229
J Jeffrey  Smead avatar
My Lord And My God
Shared by: J Jeffrey Smead on Apr, 2015
Summary: Do you sit with Thomas, as one seeking? Do you sit with the others, still excited from the week before? Perhaps you sit on your own, neither excited nor doubting. May you proclaim as Thomas did "My Lord and My God".
Craig Condon avatar
Lord, Teach Us to Pray
Shared by: Craig Condon on Mar, 2015
Summary: Prayer is the most powerful weapon for combat against our corrupt, secular world. We can't survive without prayer. The best way to honour God is to pay attention and be careful how we live our lives.
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: Anglican
Views: 496
Larry Turner avatar
A Tale of Two Friends
Shared by: Larry Turner on Feb, 2015
Summary: Jesus tells a story of a man with two friends. One has a need. The other has the resources to meet that need. The story deals with the lessons learned abour persistent prayer.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: Foursquare
Views: 1,990
C. Philip Green avatar
Disciples' Prayer: A Prayer for God's Holy Spirit
Shared by: C. Philip Green on Feb, 2015
Summary: Talk to God like your Best Friend and the Best Father there ever was, putting His interests above your own.
Series: Prayer
Neal Gracey avatar
Modeling the Lord's Prayer
Shared by: Neal Gracey on Jan, 2015
Summary: This is the passage where one of Jesus' disciples, after watching Jesus pray, comes up to him and asks Jesus to teach him and the other disciples 'How to pray.' This is one of the two places in scripture that Jesus gives us all an example , or model, how we should pray.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Luke 11:1-13
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 484
Martin Ellgar avatar
Lord, Teach Us To Pray
Shared by: Martin Ellgar on Jan, 2015
Summary: A drama for children: Lord, Teach Us To Pray.