Posts from October 2019

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The Limitless Ministry of Jesus Christ

by Linda Sasso

The more we learn about Jesus, the more we realize that He is unlike any other. He is God made flesh Who dwelt among us (John 1:14). He is the Messiah and Savior of the world (John 4:42; 1John 4;14). He is the great healer (Luke 4:40). There is nothing He can’t do. Previously, Jesus […]

The Power of Christ

by Linda Sasso

In his account of the life of Christ, Luke has clearly given us evidence of the divinity and identity of Christ. We have heard from the prophets of old (Isaiah 7:14 & 60:1-3; Micah 5:2;  Hosea 11:1; Jeremiah 31:15), angels (Luke 1:26-33; 2:8-14), wise men (Matthew 2:1-11) and others (Luke 2:25-38) that Christ is indeed […]

Jesus, Our Jubilee

by Linda Sasso

Today’s text contains news of great joy to God’s people. In our story today, Jesus reveals Himself as our Jubilee. According to Jewish law, every fifty years they were to celebrate a “year of Jubilee” (Leviticus 25). This amazing event began on the Day of Atonement and accomplished wonderful things for the people of Israel. […]

Triumph Over Temptation

by Linda Sasso

God became a man and dwelt among us (John 1:14). Jesus, as the God/man modeled for us the way to victory over sin and temptation. He was tempted in every way yet without sin (Hebrews 4:15). When Jesus faced temptation, he conquered it with the sword of the Spirit, the Word of God (Ephesians 6:17). […]