May 31, 2009 – Special Storytelling of the Lost Sheep, the Lost Coin, and the Prodigal Son by Scott Hartless and Dick and Nancy Bergman

Jesus used parables not only to teach the crowds and the disciples, but also as a response to questions raised by the local religious authorities; “the pastors.” They complained that Jesus didn’t fit in with rabbi protocol. He hung out with the wrong crowd and was way too accepting of sinners. In answer Jesus tells three stories of God’s lavish embrace and celebration of sinners who return to Him.

This is the most beloved story of the Bible because it is so relevant today. We will not only hear the story but view a modern-day version during worship. Come prepared for a blessing as we are embraced by a loving, celebrating God. See you Sunday!

To prepare, read Luke 15:1-32.

READ THE SERMON:  Things Lost and the Joy of Finding Them

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

I accept that my given data and my IP address is sent to a server in the USA only for the purpose of spam prevention through the Akismet program.More information on Akismet and GDPR.

*

code

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.