Category Archives: consideration of others

freedom for all

devotional post #1,999 Luke 14:1-6 Luk 14:1 Something else happened one Sabbath when Jesus went to eat bread at the house of a ruler from the Pharisees, they were watching him carefully. Luk 14:2 Notice this man right in front … Continue reading

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the other slaves

devotional post #1,986 Luke 12:45-48 Luk 12:45 But if that slave should say to himself, ‘My master is delayed in returning,’ and he begins to beat the other slaves, both men and women, and to eat, drink, and get drunk, … Continue reading

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prioritising people

devotional post # 1,985 Luke 12:41-44 Luk 12:41 Then Peter said, “Lord, are you telling this illustration for us or for everyone?” Luk 12:42 The Lord responded, “Who then is the faithful and wise manager, whom the master puts in … Continue reading

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avoiding love

ARE YOU WHO YOU KNOW YOU SHOULD BE? Luke 10:29-32 Luk 10:29 But the expert, wanting to vindicate himself, said to Jesus, “And who is my neighbour?” Luk 10:30 Jesus replied, “A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, … Continue reading

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someone else’s child

WHO DO YOU VALUE? Luke 9:46-48 Luk 9:46 Now an argument started among the disciples as to which of them might be the greatest. Luk 9:47 But when Jesus recognised their innermost thoughts, he took a child, had him stand … Continue reading

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love wrapped in power

WHY DID JESUS ORDER THE PARENTS NOT TO TELL OF THIS MIRACLE? Luke 8:54-56 Luk 8:54 But Jesus gently took her by the hand and said, “Child, get up.” Luk 8:55 Just then her breath returned, and she got up. … Continue reading

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allowing evil is not alright

WHAT NEEDS TO BE FIXED TODAY? Luke 6:6-11 Luk 6:6 On another Sabbath, Jesus entered the synagogue and was teaching. Now a man was there whose right hand was withered. Luk 6:7 The experts in the law and the Pharisees … Continue reading

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brothers yet to be liberated

ABEL, WHERE IS CAIN? Leviticus 25:39=43 Lev 25:39 “If your brother becomes poor beside you and sells himself to you, you will not make him serve as a slave: Lev 25:40 he will be with you as a hired worker … Continue reading

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a hand up and out

GOD WANTS TO RESCUE THE POOR Leviticus 25:35=38 Lev 25:35 “If your brother becomes poor and cannot maintain himself with you, you will support him as though he were a foreign guest and a temporary resident, and he will live … Continue reading

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second class citizens and the covenant

Leviticus 19:32-34 Lev 19:32 “You will stand up before the grey head and honour the face of an old man, and you will fear your God: I am Yahveh. Lev 19:33 “When a foreign guest is a temporary resident with … Continue reading

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