Resources on Luke 12:52

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Hold on to your faith Scripture Meditation or Sermon by John Birch https://www.faithandworship.com/Sermons/Hold-on-to-your-faith.htm Scripture Meditation or Sermon by John Birch Topics: Faith , Faithfulness , Discipleship , Conflict Source: Faith and Worship Jesus's teaching was very radical, and to live it as he preached it will involve conflict. But when the going gets tough, faith in God is the one thing that can bring us through. Disturbing the Peace Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Teresa Berger https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2004-08/disturbing-peace Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Teresa Berger Topics: Meaning of Life , Change , Divisions , Fire Source: The Christian Century In this article on Luke 12:49-56, Teresa Berger interprets Jesus' words about fire and division as fragmentation for the sake of the whole, both in societies and in individual lives. The Flame Sermon Preparation or Illustration https://livingchurch.org/2013/08/18/SR-2013-08-18-flame/ Sermon Preparation or Illustration Topics: Love , Jesus , Divination , Fire Source: The Living Church Reflection on Isaiah 5:1-7; Psalm 80:1-2, 8-18; Jeremiah 23:23-29; Psalm 82; Hebrews 11:29-12:2; Luke 12:49-56, and how Jesus’ love is the flame that burns away our self-destruction, leaving only the brilliance of his own burning. Projecting the Bible in Our Current Cultural Climate Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Robert Saler https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2013-07/sunday-august-18-2013 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Robert Saler Topics: Incarnation , Hermeneutics , Scripture Reading , Idolatry Source: The Christian Century In this commentary on Luke 12:49-56, Robert Saler talks about conceptual idolatry. He cautions against reading the Bible within a specific cultural context and then imposing that context onto the God of the Bible. The Dividing Line Children's Sermon or Lesson https://www.sermons4kids.com/dividing_line.htm Children's Sermon or Lesson Topics: Divisions , Free Will , Salvation , Witness Source: Sermons 4 Kids In this children's sermon on Luke 12:51-52, a game played with a tape dividing line illustrates how we must choose to follow Jesus. TiVo Weather Report Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Alyce M McKenzie http://www.patheos.com/Progressive-Christian/TiVo-Weather-Alyce-McKenzie-08-12-2013 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Alyce M McKenzie Topics: Eschatology , Kingdom of God , Exegesis , Sign Source: Patheos - Progressive Christianity Alyce McKenzie, in this reflection for Luke 12:49-56, explores how Jesus calls attention to the signs of the times that will indicate the coming of the Messianic kingdom. Faith Heroes and Heroines Scripture Drama or Paraphrase by Carolyn C Brown http://worshipingwithchildren.blogspot.com/2016/07/year-c-proper-15-20th-sunday-in.html Scripture Drama or Paraphrase by Carolyn C Brown Topics: Perseverance , Saints , Faith Source: Worshiping With Children Carolyn Brown offers children's worship resources based on Psalms 80:1-2, 8-19; 82; Isaiah 5:1-7; Jeremiah 23:23-29; Luke 12:49-56; and Hebrews 11:29-40, 12:1-2 to teach on the themes of heroes, heroines, and abiding in Christ. A Fire of Judgment, a Fire of Purification Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Eric Fistler https://www.pulpitfiction.com/notes/proper15c Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Eric Fistler Topics: Judgment , Divisions , Reconciliation Source: Pulpitfiction This resource contains podcasts and notes giving commentary on Isaiah 5:1-7, Luke 12:49-56, Hebrews 11:29 - 12:2, and Psalm 80:1-2, 8-19. The hosts discuss themes of judgment, purification, reconciliation, and division. Jesus’ Fire Must Be My Own Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Steven Reilly https://www.epriest.com/reflections/view/1453 Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Steven Reilly Topics: Peace , Christ , Conflict , God's Love Source: ePriest A reflection on Luke 12:49-53 about how believers must ignite awareness of God's love all around them. This mediation speaks on our spark needing to become a blaze, peace at any price, and preparing to fight. Put Up Your Dukes! Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Steven Reilly https://www.epriest.com/reflections/view/185 Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Steven Reilly Topics: Baptism , Peace , Jesus , Conflict Source: ePriest This reflection on Luke 12:49-53 reminds us that Christians should not be spoiling for a fight but rather be ready and wiling to combat the world with compassion and humility. There are no secret places to hide from God Assurance of Pardon by Bill Wessner https://confessionrcl.blogspot.com/2013/08/cycle-c-lectionary-20-proper-15.html Assurance of Pardon by Bill Wessner Topics: Sin , Confession Source: ConfessionRCL Confession and absolution by Bill Wessner based on Jeremiah 23:23-29; Psalm 82; Hebrews 11:29-12:2; Luke 12:49-56. Liturgy with communion Assurance of Pardon by Thom M Shuman https://lectionaryliturgies.blogspot.com/2016/08/liturgy-wcommunion-for-august-14-2016.html Assurance of Pardon by Thom M Shuman Topics: Prayer , Liturgy , Worship Planning Source: Lectionary Liturgies Liturgy with communion based on Isaiah 5:1-7; Psalm 80:1-2, 8-19; Hebrews 11:29 – 12:2; Luke 12:49-56. Includes Call to Worship, Prayer of the Day, Confession and Assurance, Offering, Great Thanksgiving, and Sending. Full Text Hymns on Luke 12:52 Have No Fear, Little Flock©
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On the Christian Living Scripture Meditation or Sermon by David A Rubino http://www.hprweb.com/2016/08/homilies-for-august-2016/ Scripture Meditation or Sermon by David A Rubino Topics: Faith , Discipleship , Humility Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review These four Catholic homilies from Luke 12:32-53, Luke 13:22-30, and Luke 14:7-14 talk about anxiety, faith's relation to conflict and division, the cost of discipleship, and Christian humility. Repentance, Restoration, Faithful Witnesses Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Kellan Day https://www.episcopalchurch.org/bible-study/bible-study-proper-15-c-2019 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Kellan Day Topics: Faithfulness , Justice , Fire , Repentance Source: Sermons That Work Kellan Day’s Bible study with discussion questions addresses injustice, confession, repentance (Isaiah 5:1-7); pleas to God for restoration (Psalm 80:1-2, 8-18); faithful cloud of witnesses (Hebrews 11:29-12:2); Jesus’ purging and transforming fire (Luke 12:49-56). Break up the stony ground of our hearts Assurance of Pardon by Thom M Shuman https://lectionaryliturgies.blogspot.com/2019/08/liturgy-with-communion-for-august-18.html Assurance of Pardon by Thom M Shuman Topics: Faith , Grace of God , Heart , Change Source: Lectionary Liturgies This worship resource by Thom Shuman features a complete worship liturgy based on Isaiah 5:1-7, Psalm 80:1-2, 8-19, Hebrews 11:29–12:2, and Luke 12:49-56. They point us to God who plants grace into our stony hearts. Faith That Starts Fires Assurance of Pardon by Nathan Nettleton https://staging.laughingbird.net/index.php/occasion/cp15/2022-08-14/ Assurance of Pardon by Nathan Nettleton Topics: Faith , Discipleship , Salvation , Calling/Vocation Source: Laughingbird Staging This resource contains prayers, litanies, and sermons based on Hebrews 11:29-12:2 and Luke 12:49-56. The sermons explore themes of discipleship, faith, salvation, and vocation. What If Jesus Is To Blame? Assurance of Pardon by Nathan Nettleton https://staging.laughingbird.net/index.php/occasion/cp15/2025-08-17/ Assurance of Pardon by Nathan Nettleton Topics: Faith , Fire , Divisions Source: Laughingbird Staging Nathan Nettleton offers a collection of worship resources on Luke 12:49-56 and other scriptures, including linked sermons, Eucharistic prefaces, prayer, declaration of grace/absolution, and benediction. You Are the Vine, We Are the Branches Service Outline or Song Suggestions https://www.methodist.org.uk/our-faith/worship/singing-the-faith-plus/lectionary/sunday-18-august-2019/ Service Outline or Song Suggestions Topics: Saints , Disciple , Discipleship Source: Methodist UK A list of songs suggested for Psalms 80:1-2, 8-19, 82, Isaiah 5:1-7, Jeremiah 23:23-29, Luke 12:49-56, and Hebrews 11:29-40, 12:1-2, The themes include the vine and branches, the saints, and our call to be Christ's disciples. Vineyard Fruit and Divisions Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Douglas Ruffle https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/season-after-pentecost-part-3-worship-planning-series/tenth-sunday-after-pentecost-2019-year-c-planning-notes/tenth-sunday-after-pentecost-2019-year-c-preaching-notes Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Douglas Ruffle Topics: Parables , Joy , Justice , Divisions Source: Discipleship Ministries These preaching notes by Douglas Ruffle for week 2 of the “Joy: the Flip Side of Justice” series, are on Psalm 80:1-2, 8-18 (vine); Isaiah 5:1-7 (vineyard); Luke 12:49-56 (division; interpreting times); Hebrews 11:29-12:2 (joy). Jesus was ANGRY Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Eric Fistler https://www.pulpitfiction.com/archive/2017/02/24/jesus-was-angry-we-were-away-orproper-15c-ordinary-20c-pentecost-13 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Eric Fistler Topics: Faith , Suffering , Faithfulness , Peace Source: Pulpitfiction This resource contains a podcast and exegetical notes on Luke 12:49-56 and Hebrews 11:29-12:2. The hosts discuss the nature of peace, faith, faithfulness, and suffering.