Breaking Bread: Lunch Lessons about Following Jesus

In this six-week series, we look at the role of meals in Jesus ministry, as they're recorded in Luke's Gospel. We'll find that Jesus' meals were about more than food--it gave him an opportunity to teach us something about what it means to follow him.

Hope to the Hopeless | Luke 24:13-35
April 23, 2017 | Pastor Mike

On our second week in Luke 24, we look at one of Jesus' final meals in the book of Luke and what it tells us about how Jesus meets the hopeless.

Fact or Fairytale? | Luke 24
April 16, 2017 | Pastor Mike

On Easter Sunday, we take a look at the story of Jesus' resurrection? How can I know it's not just another fairytale?

The Bread and the Cup| Luke 22:7-20
April 9, 2017 | Pastor Mike

Christians have been celebrating the Lord's Supper for almost two thousand years. But what is it, really, and what does it mean?

Jesus' Model of Ministry | Matthew 9:35-38
April 2, 2017 | Steve Austvold

Special guest Steve Austvold, our districts' missions mobilizer, shares Jesus' model of ministry as we see it in the book of Matthew.

A Kindom Guest List | Luke 14:1-24
March 26, 2017 | Pastor Mike

Jesus attended a very awkward dinner party at a Pharisee's house--and used the opportunity to teach us about who--and how--to invite to the "great banquet".

The Messiah Makes a Meal | Luke 9:10-17
March 19, 2017 | Pastor Mike

Jesus was teaching and healing. Everyone else was wondering, "Who is this guy?" And then Jesus answered them--with a meal.

Simon and the Sinner | Luke 7:36-50
March 12, 2017 | Pastor Mike

Jesus ends up in the house of a respected religious leader and uses a very uncomfortable situation to teach us how we can better love God and others.

Levi Leaves Everything | Luke 5:27-31
March 5, 2017 | Pastor Mike

One of Jesus' first meals in Luke has a surprising host: Levi, a tax-collector, one of the most hated and looked-down-upon people in the region. But Jesus used the meal to teach us something about who Jesus calls to follow him.