Luke 4:16-30; Isaiah 61:1-2 Jesus was raised in Nazareth (v. 16). This is His first visit to His hometown since His baptism. But Jesus wasn’t well received. Jesus’ return to His hometown reminds me of a baseball player named Del Ennis. During his career, he hit 288 home runs. He hit 25 or more home […]
Trained at Midwestern Baptist College, Dr Hughes moved his family to the Pacific NW after his graduation in 1974. Having started two churches before God called him to Port Orchard in 1986, Pastor Hughes has great ministry experience to communicate. His in-depth teaching is a hallmark of his ministry of the Word.
Jesus recently cleansed the Temple. It must have been the “talk of the town.” Perhaps Nicodemus was there when it happened. He witnessed some of the miracles Christ did (2:23). He saw something in Jesus he had never seen before. He wanted to know more, and came to Jesus at night seeking a private interview.