The best stories end on a high note. I hate movies that end on a low note. They are such a disappointing anti-climax leaving me feeling I just wasted my time to depress myself. Stories, though, that build towards a wonderful climax leave me feeling inspired and hopeful.

So, how does the story of Jesus end? The previous forty-nine devotional studies have built up our hopes of an exhilarating ending to Luke’s Gospel. Will our hopes of a high note be fulfilled or frustrated? Let’s turn to Luke 24:44-53 and soar.