Contributed on Mar 5, 2021
It's not as easy to get lost as it used to be ... except in our life decisions.
Lost and Found: Getting Myself Lost Luke 15:11-31 Introduction: Getting lost is not as easy as it used to be! Global Positioning System (GPS) on most of our phones will direct us anywhere we want to go. Often through cow pastures! Reading maps a lost art! Even so, getting lost in ...read more
Contributed on Mar 12, 2021
In today’s text we are going to look at a teaching of Jesus about two people who had opposite experiences in life and in death.
LOST AND FOUND: The Long Way Home Luke 16:19-31 Introduction Being Lost or Being Found are two profound experiences. To be lost is to be separated from God, our Creator and Father who loves us and who reaches out to us. To be found is to experience acceptance, peace, forgiveness - grace and ...read more
Contributed on Mar 18, 2021
If there was ever a mission statement in the Bible, Jesus spoke the words of direction and intention in Luke 19:10 “For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.”
LOST AND FOUND GUEST OF A SINNER Luke 19:1-10 Introduction If there was ever a mission statement in the Bible, Jesus spoke the words of direction and intention in Luke 19:10 “For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.” This statement of Jesus identifies his trek through life. In our ...read more
Contributed on Mar 25, 2021
The Greatest Rescue Story of all Time is the story of Jesus AND WE ARE THE ONES BEING RESCUED!
LOST AND FOUND: RESCUE IN PROGRESS LUKE 23:32-47 Introduction Bobby Lemons, Kenny Moore and Cedrick Walton are Heroes who are also sanitation workers. Out on a route last week they witnessed a truck drive off a bridge on Winnfield Rd in W Monroe. It was submerged in a creek with the driver ...read more
Contributed on Apr 1, 2021
THE RESURRECTION IS ALL ABOUT GETTING BACK TO LIFE WHEN WE’RE DONE BEING LOST.
Lost and Found: Getting Back to Life Luke 24:1-12 Introduction 1. Welcome to Resurrection Sunday! We recognize the resurrection of Jesus annually, but also weekly, and also daily - right? There is no part of our experience with Jesus that isn’t connected to the resurrection. It is so crucial ...read more
Contributed on Apr 8, 2021
In today’s text we focus on the reality that there is an uneven road ahead for disciples of Jesus.
Lost and Found: The Uneven Road Ahead Luke 24:13-35 Introduction Today we are bringing to an end the LOST AND FOUND sermon series from the latter half of Dr. Luke’s Gospel. In this series we have explored ideas of being lost and found. The Prodigal Son Got himself lost, but was able to find ...read more