David denHartog teaches the last of the “Let Down Your Nets” series on Luke 19:11-27. Jesus tells a parable to explain that there is a delay of time before the coming of His kingdom, and our responsibility during the interval. He also explains that what we do in life, with the Gospel, will determine what life […]
Dean Elliott teaches from Luke 18:35-19:10, explaining two stories and three things we can learn about faith – the faith that is required to follow Jesus. This is part of the section in Luke where Jesus is teaching the disciples about increasing their faith, a request of theirs from Luke 17:5.
Dean Elliott reviews and explains five motivations for fishing for men given by Jesus as He instructs the disciples. He also walks through Luke 16:14-31 and explains three characteristics that characterize the love of commitment. The Pharisees were dead in their love of people because of their love of money. Jesus explains the results of their dead […]
David den Hartog explains a parable that Jesus told to the Disciples about stewardship and investment. The point of the parable is the wise investment of the money that God gives to each one of us. How do we invest our money? Where can you invest your money to get the most bang for your […]
Dean Elliott begins teaching in Luke 14:25 where Jesus is explaining to the disciples the fine print of following Him – the cost of commitment. But, the cost of commitment still takes place under the umbrella of the grace. Following this are 3 parables that Jesus uses to explain how crazy God is for lost […]
Dean Elliott continues teaching about how to be a fisher of men in the “Let Down Your Nets” series. He explains two problems, that when combined, become a poison that robs people of their compassion and makes them ineffective as fishers of men.
David den Hartog teaches the ninth in the “Let Down Your Nets” series. In doing a work for God, there are some things that not everyone can do. But, as fishers of men, there is one thing that everyone can do.
David den Hartog summarizes Luke 8 and 9, and teaches from Luke 9:57-62. In any endeavor, sales pitch, or presentation, we often want to just cut to the bottom line and learn the cost. The same is true in discipleship. What is the cost to us if God is going to use us to fish […]
Dean Elliott continues explaining about the Disciple’s internship with Jesus, who was teaching them how to seek and to save the lost. For a fisher of men, how is the hook set? How did Jesus catch you? He uses four testimonies from Luke 7 to teach four truths about faith and why its so important.