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God Has Come to Rule and Save

January 10, 2020
By Pastor Jathan

God Has Come to Rule and Save – Matthew 3:1-12

 

Digging Deeper:

  • What did John’s location, clothing, and diet point to?
  • How did John prepare people for Jesus’s ministry?
  • What is repentance?  Why does John emphasize bearing fruit with repentance?
  • Why was John baptizing people?  What was new about his baptism?
  • What is the kingdom of heaven (God)?  How is it present already?
  • What role should repentance have in the life of a Christian?

 

Other Passages to Consider:

1 Kings 17:3-7; 2 Kings 1:7-8; Isa 4:4; 10:33-34; 30:27-28; 32:25; 40:1-11; Ezek 36:26-27; Joel 3:1-2; Zech 13:4,9; Hos 2:14-15; Mal 3:2-4; 4:5-6; Matt 11:14; 17:17:11-13; John 8:39-44; Rom 4:11-18; 9:6-8

Going Low to Serve Others

October 11, 2019
By Pastor Jathan

Going Low to Serve Others - John 13:1-20

 

Digging Deeper:

 

  • What was shocking about Jesus washing the disciples’ feet?  How does the timing and inclusion of Judas make Christ’s action even more amazing?
  • How does Jesus use this event to point to his sacrifice on the cross?
  • What is the example that Jesus expects his disciples to emulate?
  • How does the Gospel equip us to serve others in love and humility?
  • How is God calling me to humbly serve those around me?

 

Other passages to consider:

 

Mark 10:42-45; Luke 22:24-27; John 13:34-35; 15:12-17; 1 Cor 6:11; Phil 2:1-11; 1 John 4:10-11 

 

The Light of Salvation Has Come!

December 13, 2018
By Pastor Jathan

The Light of Salvation Has Come! – John 1:5-13

Preparing your heart for the sermon:

  • What does light do to darkness?  Why is light so needed in order to live?
  • Why did most people not welcome the visit from their Creator?
  • Why do some receive Jesus instead of rejecting him like the rest?

Other passages to consider: Gen 1:1-5; Ps 27:1; Isa 9:1-7; 42:1-7; Matt 4:12-17; Luke 1:76-79; 2:29-32; Jn 1:1-13; 3:1-21; 8:12; 9:5; 11:9-10; 12:35-36, 44-50; Acts 26:17-18; 2 Cor 4:1-6; Eph 5:6-16; 1 Pet 2:9; 1 Jn 1:5-10

Digging Deeper:

  • How does this passage describe the nearness of Christ’s incarnation?  How does this display God’s grace?
  • What does it look like to receive Jesus?  What happens to those who do that?
  • What are the blessings of being a child of God?
  • Why do you follow Christ?  How should you respond to this truth?

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