Forgiven Much

January 17, 2021 Speaker: Joel Sutton Series: Call of Jesus

Scripture: Luke 7:36–7:50

The Scene:  Dinner Party at Simon’s Home

 

Perspective #1:  Response towards Jesus.

 

Simon, the Pharisee . . . little love

vs.

The woman, the Prostitute . . . great love.

 

 

Lesson:  Great forgiveness provides an opportunity for great love towards God.

 

Perspective #2:  Response towards the woman.

 

Simon, the Pharisee . . . repulsed.         

vs. 

Jesus, the Savior . . . mercy

  

Lesson:  Great forgiveness calls for us to respond with great mercy towards others.

  

Take Home Idea; Great forgiveness provides the opportunity for great love and great mercy..

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