TEXT:  LUKE 10-25-37

  • Introduction:
    •  God is love (I John 4:7&16)
    • God is full of Compassion (Psalm 86:15; 111:4; 145:8)

I. Compassion helps us not be proud or disrespectful      Luke 10:25-29

  1. This man was not seeking help from Jesus    (vv. 25-26)
  2. This man was correct in His knowledge of truth    (vv. 27-28)
  3. This man was not right with God in his heart    (v. 29)

II. Compassion helps us care for others over ourselves      Luke 10:30-35

  1. Compassion causes us to help others not harm them (v. 30)
  2. Compassion causes us to care for others not ignore them (vv. 31-32)
  3. Compassion causes us to meet needs of others regardless of who (vv. 33-35)

III. Compassion helps us be neighborly      Luke 10:36-37

  1. The question Jesus asked (v. 36)
  2. The answer this man gave (v. 37)
  3. The command Jesus gives (v. 37)
  • Action Points:
    • What do you need to change this week to be more neighborly to those around you?
    • What from this message is most challenging for you in your life to obey this week?