Category Archives: Luke

Their hearts are steadfast, trusting in the Lord

So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.

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A good name is better than fine perfume

A good name is more desirable than great riches; to be esteemed is better than silver or gold. … Blessed is the person who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked or stand in the way of sinners or … Continue reading

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Do not rule over them ruthlessly but fear your God

Masters, provide your slaves with what is right and fair, because you know that you also have a Master in heaven.

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People were bringing little children to Jesus

People brought little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them and pray for them. But the disciples rebuked them.

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I write to you fathers because you know him

For I have chosen him, so that he will direct his children and his household after him to keep the way of the Lord by doing what is right and just.

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Forgive as the Lord forgave you

If you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins.

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No one ever spoke the way this man does

The people were amazed at his teaching. … They were astonished at his teaching.

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He is found

So he got up and went to his father. But while he was still a long way off, his father saw him and was filled with compassion for him; he ran to his son, threw his arms around him and … Continue reading

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He was lost

The younger son got together all he had, set off for a distant country and there squandered his wealth in wild living.

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Let us acknowledge the Lord; let us press on

Let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith.

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