Genesis, Mark, John
Parable of the good Samaritan
Parable of the banquet
Don't worry about tomorrow
Parable of the tax collector
The story of the paralyzed man
Parable of the Prodigal Son
Peter had learned that God’s grace and salvation is for everyone, but not all the leaders in Jerusalem felt the same.
Cultural differences are important to understand, since they have the potential to create barriers between people. The first believers were all Jews.
Sometimes people will experience a dramatic change in their lives. One of the strongest leaders of the early church was a man named Paul. He traveled all around the known world, from Syria to Spain.
TermsEunuch – a man who has been made physically incapable of sexual reproductionProphet – person chosen by God to deliver God’s messageIsaiah – a prophet in Israel about 700 y
Are there groups of people that don’t get along well with each other in your country? How do barriers between different groups come about?
We read about conflicts every day. Hatred between groups results in senseless killing. What kinds of issues raise feelings to such a level that killing others seems like a reasonable alternative?
People sometimes undergo hardship and difficulty for a cause or movement they believe in.
Hypocrisy is pretending to be something while you are actually something else. The people Jesus spoke the most against were hypocrites.
Have you heard of believers in Jesus being persecuted or oppressed because they followed Jesus? Why do you think this happens?
Throughout Luke, we saw that Jesus was a person sent from God with authority from God. This was proven by the miracles and wonders he did.