In this introduction to our series in The Gospel of Luke, Nathan gives us an overview of the book and it's aim to give readers certainty that Jesus is the Savior of the Nations, with the goal of motivating them to be witnesses for Jesus.
Main idea: Luke writes to give his readers certainty that Jesus is the savior of the Nations, making them Witnesses of Jesus.
1. Be Certain that Jesus is the Savior of the Nations*
*those who are far off and those who are near, the outsiders and the insiders
Luke’s Purpose (top and the tail)
2. Be a Witness of Jesus the Savior of the Nations
Jesus’ teaching about being a witness from Luke 9-19