By George Huang
Initially given as a sermon at Chinatown Church of Christ
Scripture: Luke 11:5-10
This is a parable that is perplexing to many people. Is God represented by a selfish person? Would you abandon your pride to help a friend? What are you willing to sacrifice for others or a greater cause? What would you do if a friend comes to ask for help at an inopportune time? Would God always answer your prayers? Many issues and questions are discussed in this perplexing parable.