"Our readings today in Luke chapter 15 verses 1 to 32, focus on three parables that Jesus gave concerning the lost. In the first parable a shepherd leaves the rest of his flock in order to find one lost sheep. The second is about a widow who diligently searches her house to recover one lost coin. The third is the parable of the prodigal son in which the Father greatly rejoices when his son returns. From these parables we learn that our heavenly father’s priority is to seek and find those who are lost in order that they might be restored." (New Zealand's Rhema Radio)
"I tell you that in the same way there will be more rejoicing in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine righteous persons who do not need to repent." (Luke 15:7)Watch this modern day parable called Found ...
"God loves each of us as if there were only one of us." (Aurelius Augustine)I am working through the E100 Bible Reading Challenge again. You can learn more about my journey and read the other posts completed so far at this link. I encourage you to stop back soon to read another passage.
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