Resources on Luke 12:13-21

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Pray for Ecuador Prayer by Marilyn Cooper https://www.globalministries.org/resource/pray_for_ecuador_on_sunday_july_31_2016/ Prayer by Marilyn Cooper Topics: Patience , Grace , God's Love , Creation Source: Global Ministries Marilyn Cooper offers a prayer for Ecuador based on Luke 12:13-21. "We pray you will teach us to love and to be patient, to share and to receive with grace." You Can't Take It With You Children's Sermon or Lesson by Kristin Schmidt https://ministry-to-children.com/rich-fool-sermon/ Children's Sermon or Lesson by Kristin Schmidt Topics: Wealth , Eternal life , Salvation Source: MinistryToChildren This resource contains a children's sermon based on Luke 12:13-21. The sermon explores themes of wealth, eternal life, and salvation. Affluenza Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Lawrence Lew https://english.op.org/torch/affluenza Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Lawrence Lew Topics: Greed Source: Torch: Catholic Homilies from the Dominican Friars In his homily on Jesus' parable of the rich fool (Luke 12:13-21), Lawrence Lew reflects on the sin of greed. Jesus invites us to get true riches by giving freely. Pray with Japan Prayer by Jeffrey Mensendiek https://www.globalministries.org/resource/pray_with_japan_sunday_august_4_2019/ Prayer by Jeffrey Mensendiek Source: Global Ministries Based on the passage Luke 12:13-21, Global Missions highlights prayer requests for the mission work in Japan. The Spiritual Problem of Wealth Scripture Meditation or Sermon by J Barry Vaughn https://www.episcopalchurch.org/sermon/jesus-had-just-said-proper-13-c-2007 Scripture Meditation or Sermon by J Barry Vaughn Topics: Money , Greed , Materialism , Consumerism Source: Sermons That Work J. Barry Vaughn preaches on the the parable of the rich fool in Luke 12:13-21. Jesus tells us the powerful truth that our possessions can own us and demand our life. Pray for Dominican Republic Prayer https://www.globalministries.org/resource/pray_for_dominican_republic_on_sunday_august_4_2013/ Prayer Topics: Children , Family , Poverty , Wealth Source: Global Ministries This resource contains a prayer for the Dominican Republic based on Luke 12:13-21. The prayer asks God to guard children in Boca Chica from traffickers, and to help the adults living in poverty alongside international wealth. Wealth Is Found in God Alone Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Michael Simone https://www.americamagazine.org/faith/2019/07/12/wealth-found-god-alone Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Michael Simone Topics: Greed , Discipleship , Daily Living Source: America: The Jesuit Review A disciple’s treasure is every act of forgiveness, generosity, and kindness, and every deed that confers healing or deliverance or peace. A sermon by Michael Simone. All Is Vanity Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Francis C Rossow https://concordiatheology.org/2010/05/proper-13-%e2%80%a2-ecclesiastes-12-12-14-218-26-%e2%80%a2-august-1-2010 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Francis C Rossow Topics: Idolatry , Greed , Righteousness Source: Concordia Theology Francis C. Rossow's sermon preparation resource on Ecclesiastes 1:2, 12-14; 2:18-26 compares the "vanity" of the author's having to leave what is theirs for others, to the rich fool in Jesus' parable (Luke 12:13-21). Choking on Too Much Children's Sermon or Lesson by Anne Paton https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2013/07/childrens-feature-rich-young-fool.html Children's Sermon or Lesson by Anne Paton Topics: Intergenerational issues , Parable , Worship Planning Source: Re-Worship Anne Paton provides a children's sermon idea for Luke 12:13-21: Feed a volunteer pieces of chewing gum while reading the text until they discover that "if we store up too much it eventually chokes us." Living as Disciples Discussion Questions https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/season-after-pentecost-part-2-worship-planning-series/eighth-sunday-after-pentecost-2019-year-c-planning-notes/eighth-sunday-after-pentecost-2019-year-c-faith-formation Discussion Questions Topics: Stewardship , Wealth , Greed Source: Discipleship Ministries This small group discussion resource centers on the parable of the rich fool in Luke 12:13-32 and includes discussion questions concerning wealth and the Christian life. The God-Shaped Life Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Phillip Leo https://network.crcna.org/church-admin-finance/god-shaped-life Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Phillip Leo Topics: Generosity , Wealth , Selfishness Source: The CRC Network As he reflects on Jesus' story of the rich fool in Luke 12:13-21, Phillip Leo contrasts the God-shaped life with the self-centered life. Does a Pastor Have to Be a Jack or Jane of All Trades Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Garret Keizer https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2001-07/thanks-no-thanks Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Garret Keizer Topics: Humility , Truth , Pastor , Care Source: The Christian Century Reflecting on a request to Jesus to divide an inheritance (Luke 12:13-21), Garret Keizer recommends a spirit of humility for pastors, in the face of temptations to be "all things to all people" (1 Corinthians 9:22). Sharing our Inheritance Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Paul Inwood https://www.praytellblog.com/index.php/2019/07/28/60-second-sermon-18th-sunday-in-ot/ Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Paul Inwood Topics: Love your neighbor Source: Pray Tell Blog In Luke 12:13-21, Jesus teaches that our lives do not consist of possessions, and so let us share our inheritance, doing good for others. On the Mountain Peak Service Outline or Song Suggestions https://www.methodist.org.uk/our-faith/worship/singing-the-faith-plus/lectionary/sunday-4-august-2019/ Service Outline or Song Suggestions Topics: God's Love , Forgiveness , Rejoicing , Truth Source: Methodist UK The Methodist Church offers hymn suggestions for Psalms 49:1-12, 107:1-9, 43; Ecclesiastes 1:2, 12-14; 2:18-23; Hosea 11:1-11; Luke 12:13-21; and Colossians 3:1-11. Vanity and the Victory of Christ Scripture Meditation or Sermon https://livingchurch.org/2019/07/29/8-4-readings-vanity-and-the-victory-of-christ/ Scripture Meditation or Sermon Topics: Death , Union With Christ , Death of Christ Source: The Living Church We can do nothing about death. It waits and wins. But what we cannot do, God has done through the ministration of Christ our Lord. The Lessons of Qoheleth Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Robert Barron https://www.wordonfire.org/resources/homily/the-lessons-of-qoheleth/760/ Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Robert Barron Topics: Goodness , Gospel , Materialism Source: Word on Fire In this homily, Robert Barron unpacks Ecclesiastes 1:2; 2:18-23 and Luke 12:13-21, explaining how both reveal the ephemeral nature of life and the need to set our hearts on higher things: God. Committing to things associated with new life in Christ Assurance of Pardon by Nathan Nettleton https://staging.laughingbird.net/index.php/occasion/cp13/2022-07-31/ Assurance of Pardon by Nathan Nettleton Topics: Conversion , Discipleship , Spirituality , Wisdom Source: Laughingbird Staging This resource contains prayers, litanies, and sermons based on Colossians 3:1-11 and Luke 12:13-21. The sermons explore themes of conversion, discipleship, wisdom, and spirituality. The Deeper Need Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Earnest Graham https://www.episdionc.org/blog/caminando-with-jesus-the-deeper-need/ Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Earnest Graham Topics: Greed , Parable , Wealth , Prayer Source: Caminando with Jesus A reflection on Luke 12:13-21 by Earnest Graham, who explores a less conspicuous dimension of this parable and the frame narrative, which is its emphasis on the need to be transformed by encounter with Jesus. Off the Treadmill Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Kenneth H Carter Jr https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2007-07/treadmill-0 Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Kenneth H Carter Jr Topics: Blessing , Culture , Goodness , Life Source: The Christian Century Kenneth Carter Jr. offers a reflection on Luke 12:13-21 that sees the pursuit of the "good life" in our culture and encourages instead the "blessed life." This Very Day, Our Lives Are Being Demanded Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Catherine A Caimano https://www.faithandleadership.com/sermons/catherine-caimano-very-day-our-lives-are-being-demanded Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Catherine A Caimano Topics: Fear , Kingdom of God , Treasure , Wealth Source: Faith and Leadership Jesus’ end time parables can cause anxiety. In this sermon on Luke 12:13-21, Caimano asserts that in telling these parables Jesus alleviates our fears by showing that we already live in the kingdom of God.