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I am the Director of Engineering for TripAdvisor.com/Flights. I am also the host of the Amateur Traveler. The Amateur Traveler is an online travel show that focuses primarily on travel destinations and what are the best places to travel to. It includes both a weekly audio podcast, a video podcast, and a blog.

Episode 124 – Luke 12:35-13:9 – Jesus's Second Coming, Time Is Short

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This is the episode is part 23 of a study of the gospel of Luke. This section talks about Jesus second coming. It is not complicated prophesy that calls for complicated interpretation. Jesus is saying that you won’t know when he comes back so he focuses on the important lessons of Jesus second coming which […]

Episode 123 – Luke 12:1-34 – Hypocrisy, Worry and Greed

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This is the episode is part 22 of a study of the gospel of Luke. Jesus reminds us the truth that more than one politician, hypocritical religious leader or email sending has learned the hard way. The truth will come out. The deeds done in the dark will be exposed to the light. So why […]

Episode 122 – Luke 11:37-53 – Clean on the Inside

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This is the episode is part 21 in a study on the gospel of Luke. Jesus tells the pharisees and the teachers of the law what he really thinks about their religion. He describes them like the product of some bad dishwasher who washes only the outside of the cup. They are outwardly religious and […]

Episode 121 – Luke 11:14-36 – Seeing with God’s Eyes

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This is the episode is part 20 in a study of the gospel of Luke. In this section of Luke Jesus is driving out demons and the accusation is made that he is only able to do so because he is working with the devil. Jesus explains that he is doing so because God is […]

Episode 120 – Luke 10:38-11:13 – Prayer and Spending Time with Jesus

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This is the episode is part 19 in a study on the gospel of Luke. This episode looks at two stories. The first is a story of busy Martha and apparently lazy Mary holding a dinner party. Martha does all the work and all Mary wants to do is spend time with Jesus. The second […]

Episode 119 – Luke 10:25-37 – The Good Samaritan

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This is the episode is part 18 in the study of the gospel of Luke. Jesus is quizzed by a Lawyer on how to inherit eternal life. The lawyer knows he needs to love God and love his neighbor but he is a little unclear on the whole neighbor thing. Jesus tells him a parable […]

Episode 118 – Luke 9:46-10:24 – Arguments, Excuses and Last Chances

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This is the episode is part 17 in the study of the gospel of Luke. Possibly flush with excitement from the transfiguration of Jesus that 3 of the disciples saw they start to argue among themselves who is more important. Then Jesus encounters 3 men who have excuses why not to follow him. Lastly, Jesus […]

Episode 117 – Luke 9:18-45 – Who Is Jesus

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This is the episode is part 16 in the study of the gospel of Luke. Jesus asks the big question, “who do you say that I am” and then reveals for the first time to the disciples who he is and what he is here to do: be betrayed, suffer, die and rise again. He […]

Episode 116 – Luke 9:1-17 – Jesus Provides: Power, Authority, Food

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This is the episode is part 15 in a study of the gospel of Luke. This section looks at Jesus sending out the 12 Apostles with the power to heal and cast out demons and at the miraculous feeding of the five thousand. Both stories show the provision of God. http://traffic.libsyn.com/biblestudy/116TheBibleStudyPodcast.mp3 Luke 9:1-17 click here […]

Episode 115 – Luke 8:22-56 – The Power of Jesus

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This is the episode is part 14 in a study on the gospel of Luke. The last episode focused on the teaching of Jesus but this episode focuses on the power of Jesus through 4 different stories where Jesus shows he has power over the window, waves, demons, sickness and death. http://traffic.libsyn.com/biblestudy/115TheBibleStudyPodcast.mp3 Luke 8:22-56the click […]