12 May – 18 May 2014
M Luke 2.41-end: Jesus lived obediently with his parents; how do you view the idea of obedience and how do you practice it in relation to God?
T Luke 3.1-14: through John, the voice of God speaks out of the wilderness; what sort of God would choose to address us from the margins?
W Luke 3.15-22: when truth speaks to power, Herod imprisons John; remember those who stand up for truth and justice; ask God to give them courage.
T Luke 4.1-13: Jesus fasts from food; in a consumer society such as ours, what are the benefits of fasting – for you, for others, for the environment?
F Luke 4.14-30: although he proves popular at first, Jesus refuses to be flattered (22); what are the dangers of flattery and how prone are you to them?
S Luke 4.31-37: Jesus does not fear evil, instead evil fears him; what is your biggest fear and how might the presence of Jesus be able to transform it?