Chapter 3 – Luke

OBJECTIVES:

Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:

  • Name the author of the book of Luke.
  • Identify to whom the book of Luke was written.
  • State the purpose for the book of Luke.
  • Write the Key Verse of the book of Luke from memory.
  • State the Life and Ministry Principle for the book of Luke.

INTRODUCTION

AUTHOR:   Luke
TO WHOM:   All believers, although the first intended audience was the Greeks to whom he presented Jesus as the perfect man. He also addresses one specific believer, Theophilus.
PURPOSE:   The purpose is to write an orderly account of the ministry of Jesus (Luke 1:1-4).
KEY VERSE:   Luke 19:10
LIFE AND MINISTRY PRINCIPLE:   Our mission is identical to that of Jesus: To reach the lost with the good news of the Gospel.
MAIN CHARACTERS:   Jesus, the twelve disciples

Read over the chapter study material and complete the self-test at the end. After this chapter is completed, mark complete and go to the next lesson.