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The Rich Fool

July 15, 2018 Preacher: Rich Lanning Series: Parables from the Gospel of Luke

Scripture: Luke 12:13–12:21


The Rich Fool

Luke 12:13–21

July 15, 2018






  1. The request. Luke 12:13–14.




  1. A sober warning. Luke 12:15.




III. A man who tried to find life in his wealth. Luke 12:16–21.




  1. How do we guard against greed?


  1.      A. Remember: life is found in Jesus.



  1.      B. Limit your consumption.



  1.     C. Travel light.





Questions for reflection:


  • Why was the rich man a fool?



  • How can you guard yourself from looking for your security and happiness in wealth?



  • How is Jesus a far greater treasure and source of “life” than earthly wealth?


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