Passage To Ponder: Luke 18:1-8

When Abraham Lincoln was facing the crisis of a divided nation during the civil war, he was faced with many tough decisions. Often he was second guessed. Criticized. And even mocked.

It’s no wonder he admitted, “I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere else to go. My own wisdom, and that of all about me seemed insufficient for the day.”

During this current crisis, we may wonder where to go. Literally there’s no place to go. Everyone is told to stay home. At times, the advice of the experts seems contradictory and confusing. We ponder what the future holds. Will life ever be the same again?

In our Bible reading this week is a powerful parable that ought to encourage us. It’s the parable of the persistent widow. Luke writes that Jesus “spoke a parable to them that men always ought to pray and not lose heart.”

The Parable Analyzed

Read rest: https://thepreachersword.com/2020/04/08/a-passage-to-ponder-luke-181-8/#more-15900

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