Luke 1:1-4 Foundation of the Faith – So That You May Know

This entry is part 3 of 10 in the series The Gospel of Luke

This morning we are beginning a fresh study in the Gospel of Luke.  It has long been my desire to study our Lord Jesus’ life and only now has God’s leading taken me in this direction, and I am excited.  I’ve been steeping myself increasingly in the third gospel with pleasure, allowing it’s words and accounts to wash over me in its ebb and flow.  This morning I invite you into a fantastic faith building journey through the gospel of Luke. Begin at the Beginning Let’s begin with the first four verses of Luke, which in some respects is nothing more than an introduction but it also serves as an important statement of purpose. Imagine receiving a scroll of some considerable length, fortunately it’s all rolled up so you begin by unraveling the first few inches just to see what’s in it.  In fact you would be hoping that you’ll be able to figure it out in the first few inches or else it becomes a massive undertaking to unroll and re-roll the scroll to peruse the whole thing just to figure out what it was about. Not many would pick up a featureless book and read through several chapters to figure out its purpose.  Fortunately for us, books have […]