Dr. Danny Campbell
This young convert was deeply impressed and determined to make these the rules of his life. From that day onward throughout his life he made it a rule to spend the first moments of his day alone with God and God's Word. Before he read a letter, looked at a paper or even read a telegram, he went first to the Bible, that the first impression of the day might be what he got directly from God.
- Series: Luke
- Scripture: Luke 13:1-9
Time for a change Luke 13:1-9
How long would you put up with something you have planted not bearing fruit?
Every part of Scripture has first a technical interpretation for its original audience and then a spiritual application to all.
What the crowds were talking about V. 1
Messiah: Suffering Servant Conquering King
Jesus rejects the idea that all suffering must have _______________ sin behind it V. 2-5
Jesus’ Challenge to all: Are YOU _______________ to meet your God V. 2-5
The word repent is the Greek word Metanoia, it means change of mind. It’s often thought of as a negative thing, but if you repent, it will be the _______________ thing to ever happen to you!
The Parable of the Fig Tree V. 6-9
This parable is Jesus’ way of telling them their last chance is coming before judgment. If they reject Jesus now, the nation will again be “_______________” from the land until the end of days (Acts 1:5-8; Daniel 9; Romans 9-11).
Your wrath matches the fear that is due You (CSB); And Your fury, according to the fear that is due You? (NASB); And Your wrath according to the fear of You? (ESV); Your wrath is as great as the fear that is Your due (NIV); Your wrath is as awesome as the fear You deserve. (NLT); For as the fear of You, so is Your wrath. (NKJV); Even according to Thy fear, so is Thy wrath (KJV). -Psalm 90:11b.
Give to the Lord the glory due His name -I Chr. 16:29; Psa. 29:2; Psa. 96:8 Also Jeremiah 10:7a