Daily Archives: March 6, 2017

The Rich, The Way and The Kingdom

Luke 18:24-30 Jesus was fully aware that the disciples would be confused after His conversation with the rich man because, as we noted last time, He had blown up a major cultural expectation of the time that the rich were … Continue reading

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Jesus Meets a Rich Ruler

Luke 18:18-23 This account matches up quite nicely with Matthew’s (Matt. 19:18-22) although Matthew tells us that the rich man was young as well. Social conventions and customs are a funny thing; they influence most of us in a way … Continue reading

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