Contributed by Mark Woolsey on Jun 6, 2008
The lesson from these parables is that Jesus DOES give up on some people, and that only seeing it in this way is there any good news. If you think the message of these stories is that God never gives up on anyone, I suggest you have gotten it backwards.
Sermon: The Hound of Heaven, Part I
Text: Luke 15:1-10
Occasion: Trinity III (actually given on Trinity II)
Who: Mark Woolsey
When: Sunday, June 1, 2008
Where: Providence Reformed Episcopal Church
Luke 15:1-10, NKJV: Then all the tax collectors and the sinners drew near to Him to hear Him.