It was three years ago and I was preaching through the book of Luke when chapter 6 arrived. The account of the man with the withered hand caught my attention in this post. I hope it is helpful to you who are Reading With the Pastor and today arrived at Luke 6 and Psalm 81.
Tuesday is for Thinking
High drama on a Sabbath.
And compassion for a man in pain was the battlefield.
And he said to them, “The Son of Man is Lord of the Sabbath.”
6 On another Sabbath, he entered the synagogue and was teaching, and a man was there whose right hand was withered. 7 And the scribes and the Pharisees watched him, to see whether he would heal on the Sabbath, so that they might find a reason to accuse him. 8 But he knew their thoughts, and he said to the man with the withered hand, “Come and stand here.” And he rose and stood there. 9 And Jesus said to them, “I ask you, is it lawful on the Sabbath to do good or…
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