A parable of Pride versus Humility.... and a "Child-like" Faith.
Three separate stories of something lost, but one common lesson on God's amazing grace.
Jesus was impressed when he saw what an 'outsider' was willing to risk because of his faith in Jesus.
Simple, but not always easy ..... Jesus said simply "Love everyone".
Luke's view of the Last Supper helps us see the inclusiveness of Jesus - even Judas was there.