New Testament Study - 2015 - 2016
Gospels of Matthew Mark and Luke (Synoptic Gospels)

These are the readings that correspond to the Message Series on Matthew, Mark and Luke from June 2015 through
October 2015.  The Audio Messages from 2015 may be found
here.  Audio Messages from 2016 are here.

2015

6/21:    Mt. 1:1-17 - Introduction to Matthew and Genealogy of Jesus

6/28:    Lk. 1:1-4, 3:23-38 - Introduction to Luke and Genealogy of Jesus

7/5:      Mk. 1-11 - Introduction to Mark and Ministry of John the Baptist

7/19:    Mt. 3:1-12, Mk 1:1-8, Lk. 3:1-18 - Ministry of John the Baptist

7/26:    Mt. 3:13-17, Mk 1:9-11, Lk. 3:21-23 - The Baptism of Jesus

8/2:      Mt. 4:1-11, Mk. 1:12-13, Lk 4:1-13 - The Temptation of Jesus    

9/6       Mt. 4:12 - 25, 8:14-17, Mk. 1:14-45, Lk. 3:19-20, 4:14-44, 5:1-16 - The Beginning of Jesus' Ministry

9/20     Mt. 9:2-17, 12:1-21, Mk. 2:1-28, 3:1-12, Lk. 5:17-39, 6:1-11 - Jesus Reveals His Healing Power

9/27     Mt. 5:1-16, Mk. 3:13-19, Lk. 6:12-26, 11:33-36 - Sermon on the Mount

10/4     Mt. 5:17-48, Lk. 6:27-30, 32-36 - Sermon on the Mount

10/11   Mt. 6:1-34, Lk. 11:1-13 - Sermon on the Mount

10/18   Mt. 7:1 - 5, 7-28, 8:1, Lk. 6:31, 37-49  Sermon on the Mount

10/25   Mt. 8: 5-13, 11:2-30, Lk. 7:1-50, 8:1-3 - Jesus' Ministry in Galilee

11/8     Mt. 12: 22-50, Mk. 3:19-35, Lk. 8:19-21, 11:14-32 - Jesus is Opposed

11/15   Mt. 13:1-23, Mk. 4:1-20, Lk. 8: 4-15 - Jesus Teaches in Parables

11/22   Mt. 13: 24-43, Mk. 4:1-34, Lk. 8:16-18 - Jesus Teaches in Parables

12/6     Lk. 1:5-80 - The Announcement of John the Baptist

12/13   Mt. 1:18-25 - The Announcement of Jesus to Joseph               

12/20   Lk. 2:1-38 - The Advent of Christ

12/27   Lk. 2:21-38 - The Adoration of Christ

2016

1/3:      Mt. 2:1-12 - The Story of the Magi - True Worship

1/10:    Mt. 2:13-23, Luke 2:39-52 - Exile into Egypt and the Slaughter of the Innocent

1/17:    Mt, 8:18-27, Mk. 4:35-41, Lk 8:22-23 - Jesus Calms the Storm

1/24:    Mt. 8:28-34, 9:18-34, 13:54-58, Mk 5:1-43, 6:1-6, Lk. 8:26-56 - Jesus Casts out Demons and Heals the Sick

1/31:    Mt. 14:1-33, Mk 6:7-52, Lk. 9:1-17 - Jesus Walks on Water

2/7:      Mt. 14:34-36, 15:1-31, Mk. 7:1-37 - Jesus Challenges Traditions and Heals a Womans Daughter

2/14:    Mt. 8:18-27, 15:32-39, 16:1-28, Mk. 8:1-34, Lk. 9:18-27, 57-62, 11:29-36, 14:25-34 - The Cost of Discipleship

2/21:    Mt. 17:1-23, Mk. 9:1-29, Lk. 9:28-45, 17:5-6 - The Transfiguration of Christ

2/28:    Mt. 17:24-27, 18:1-11, Mk. 9:33-50, Lk. 9:46-50, 17:1-2 - Who is the Greatest?

3/6:      Mt. 13:44-53 - The Kingdom of Heaven is Like

3/13:    Mt. 18:12-35, Lk. 17:3-4 - How Many Times Shall I Forgive?

3/20:    Mt.  21:1-11, Mk. 11:1-11, Lk. 19:29-44 - The Entry of the King        

3/27:    Mt. 27:62-66, 28:1-15, Mk. 16:1-11, Lk. 24:1-12 - He Lives!

4/3       Mk. 16:12-13, Lk. 24:13-35 - Road to Emmaus

4/10     Mk. 16:14, Lk. 24:36-43 - Appearance to the Disciples

4/17     Mt. 19:1-2, Lk. 9:51-56 & 10:1-24 - Sending of the Seventy

4/24     Lk. 10:25-37 - Who Is My Neighbor?

5/1       Lk. 10:38-42 & 17:7-10 - Martha, Martha, Martha

5/8       Lk. 17:11-19 - We All Need Healing, and Jesus Seeks a Response

5/15     Lk. 13:1-17 - Jesus Longs to Make Us Fruitful        

6/5       Lk. 15:1-32 - Jesus Loves and Seeks the Lost

6/19     Mt. 19:3-12, Mk. 10:2-12, Lk. 16:1-31 - Be Wise and Good

6/26     Lk. 17:20-37 - The Coming of the Kingdom

7/10     Lk. 18:1-17 - Prayer and Faith

7/17     Mt. 19:13-20:34, Mk. 10:13-52, Lk. 18:15-43 - The Kingdom of Heaven Belongs to These

7/24     Lk. 19:1-10 - Faith in Action, The Salvation of Zacchaeus        

7/31     Mt. 26:6-13, Mk. 14:3-9 - What Will Be told of Your Faith?        

8/7       Mt. 21:12-46, Mk. 11:12-12:12, Lk. 19:45-20:19 - The Cost of Rejecting Jesus

8/14     Mt. 22:1-14, Lk. 14:7-24 - You Are Invited, and It’s the Invitation of a Lifetime

8/21     Mt. 22:15-46, Mk. 12:13-37, Lk. 20:20-44 - Jesus Can Answer Any Objection

8/28     Mt. 23:1-39, Mk. 12:38-44, Lk. 13:31-35 & 20:45-21:4 - Whoever Exalts Himself Will Be Humbled

9/4       Mt. 24:1-51, Mk. 13:1-37, Lk. 12:35-59 & 21:5-36 - Are You Ready? pt. 1

9/18     Mt. 25:1-46, Lk. 19:11-28 & 21:37-38 - Are You Ready? pt. 2

9/25     Mt. 26:1-5, 14-29, Mk. 14:1-25, Lk. 22:1-20 - Jesus Prepares the Way

10/2     Mt. 26:31-58, 69-75, Mk. 14:27-54 & 66-72, Lk. 22:28-62 - Will You Deny Jesus?

10/9     Mt. 26:57-68 & 27:1-26, Mk. 14:53-65 & 15:1-15, Lk. 22:63-71 & 23:1-25 - Jesus on Trial - How will You Decide?

10/16   Mt. 27:27-61, Mk. 15:16-47, Lk. 23:26-56 - Truly This Is The Son of God        

10/30   Mt. 28:16-20, Mk. 16:15-20, Lk. 24:44-53 - Great Commission and Ascension of Jesus