“The Prodigal Sons” – Screen Notes

The following notes will appear during the course of Pastor Greg’s Thursday evening message:

“The Prodigal Sons”
Luke 15

Luke 15:1-2

“This man receives sinners and eats with them.”
(Luke 15:2)

In this parable, God is portrayed as:
1. A shepherd seeking lost sheep.
2. A woman looking for a lost coin.
3. A father waiting for a lost son.
(build)

Read: Luke 15:1-10

Luke 15:4

God loves to see lost people found.
(Luke 15:10)

Because heaven breaks out in rejoicing when someone repents, we should too!

Read: Luke 15:11-16

Luke 15:12

“The younger son gathered all together.”
(Luke 15:13)

1. This boy came from a stable home.

2. He had a loving, nurturing, caring, and affectionate father.

3. It was also an affluent home.

4. It would appear that there was faith in this home as well.

Jeremiah 2:19

Jeremiah 3:22

If we are not moving forward in Christ, we are naturally going backward. There is no standing still; we are either progressing or regressing.

5. In time, he discovered the emptiness of life without his father.
(Luke 15:14)

Luke 15:15

Luke 15:17-19

Luke 15:17

Luke 15:18

Luke 15:20

Read: Luke 15:22-24

Read: Luke 15:25-32

1. The prodigal represents the sinners.

2. The older brother represents the religious people.

Luke 15:30