Luke 8:4-15: The Parable of the Sower

Speaker: | July 19, 2020

The parable of the Sower is one of the most important parables because it stands at the head of Christ’s parables in Mark and Matthew, and addresses the issue of how we listen to God’s...


Luke 8:1-3: Jesus’ Female Disciples

Speaker: | July 12, 2020

Today we are in the thick of the gender wars, the last 50 years has seen the rise of feminism which has dismantled biblical and traditional views of male headship in the church and in...


Luke 7:18-23: ‘Are you the One?’

Speaker: | May 31, 2020

Doubt, it will be our portion as long as we are alive. On account of the fallen nature that still remains within us we are professional doubters who default to doubt at the best and...


Luke 7:11-17: The Lord of Life

Speaker: | May 24, 2020

Have you ever heard of the irresistible force paradox? Have you heard the phrase ‘the unstoppable force meets the immovable object?’ Maybe you have heard it in the context of sport where two powerful rugby...


Luke 7:1-10: The Faith of the Centurion

Speaker: | May 17, 2020

There is a lot of confusion around the idea of faith today. In our post-religious age faith is now a form of ungrounded optimism towards the future, a keep-your-chin-up sort of attitude that helps motivate...


Luke 6:37-42: Thou Shalt Not Judge!

Speaker: | May 03, 2020

The eleventh commandment is ‘Thou shalt not judge!’ At least in our modern pluralistic context where all religion is now equally irrelevant this is deemed to be a cardinal rule. At times it seems as...


Luke 6:27-36: Jesus Teaching on Love

Speaker: | April 26, 2020

One of the reasons why Christ has turned the world upside down is because of His teaching on love. Not only does Jesus teach a pure version of the OT teaching on love, to love...