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Lord of the Sabbath - by Michael Phillips
Study in Luke - Part 17 of 94
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Luke 6:1-11
Apr 28, 2002 am - Today, with God's blessing, we'll carry on in our study of Luke's Gospel. The book was written to make us feel the greatness of the Lord Jesus Christ and to confirm our faith in Him. In the first five chapters, He has made one staggering claim after another. At twelve years old, He called Himself the Son of God. At thirty, He introduced Himself as The Fulfillment of Old Testament Prophecy. Later He claimed the right to Forgive Sin. And so on. But of all the big things He said about Himself, none is bigger than what He says today. I've heard many sermons on this passage. And all of them were bad-including my own! Do you know why? Because they were about the Sabbath-what you can do or not do on Sunday. But the story is not about the Sabbath; it's about The Lord of the Sabbath. If you lose Christ in the details of the Sabbath, you've missed Luke's point entirely. And not just his point, but the whole message of God's Word, "You search the Scriptures, for in them you think you have eternal life; and these are they which testify of Me". We'll get to the message in a few minutes, Lord willing, but for now, let's take a look at the stories. The first is told in vv.1-5; the second in ... More >>>

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