Luke 24:45 Then opened he their understanding, that they might understand the scriptures,
We have been given the great privilege of having the entire 66 books of the Bible available in our hands today. Read it and seek understanding from the Lord.
Luke 22:42 Saying, Father, if thou be willing, remove this cup from me: nevertheless not my will, but thine, be done.
Jesus Christ was obedient unto death, placing the will of God the Father above his own. We are given this example to examine whether our own will is subject to the will of God.
Luke 21:28 And when these things begin to come to pass, then look up, and lift up your heads; for your redemption draweth nigh.
The Olivet Discourse is a passage of scripture that is not taught by many churches. Yet Jesus tells us to pay attention to the signs of the end times that we may be found to be a prepared and watchful people.
Luke 16:8 And the lord commended the unjust steward, because he had done wisely: for the children of this world are in their generation wiser than the children of light.
There is a type of wisdom that we can learn from the children of this world that wouldn’t naturally come to a believer. Nevertheless the wisdom of salvation bestowed upon us must be shared to this hellbound world.
Luke 15:7 I say unto you, that likewise joy shall be in heaven over one sinner that repenteth, more than over ninety and nine just persons, which need no repentance.
The parable of the prodigal son is a great illustration of a backslidden christian that has turned his heart away from God and toward harlots. God is always seeking for his children to repent from their wickedness and be returned home.