Survival of the fittest

Love is the greatest apologetic. Acts 2:42-47 42 They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer. 43 Everyone was filled with awe at the many …

Not of this world?

Foxes have dens and birds have nests, but the son of man had no place to rest his head in this world. Luke 9:51-62 51 As the time approached for him …

Follow Me

Jesus calls us to follow him without compromise, reordering all our relationships. Luke 9:43b-50 While everyone was marveling at all that Jesus did, he said to his disciples, 44 “Listen carefully to …

Resolving Jesus

Family Growth Term 3 2018 Week 9: Resolving Jesus Preparation You need some blocks (e.g. Jenga blocks, wooden blocks) Little slips of paper to write on Blu tack.   Big idea …

Rest That Begins With a Song

Jesus grants true rest to weary wanderers. Deuteronomy 32 Listen, you heavens, and I will speak; hear, you earth, the words of my mouth. 2 Let my teaching fall like rain and my …

The Teacher and His Students

Jesus is called Teacher many times throughout the gospels. Luke 9:37-43 shows us Jesus stepping into the role of the stern teacher, who understands that his students have great potential …

The High are Brought Low

While the kings of the Herod dynasty come to an end, the gospel lives on. Acts 12:19b-24 Then Herod went from Judea to Caesarea and stayed there. 20 He had been quarreling with …

Thoroughly entertained

As entertaining as it might have been, there is much more going on when Jesus appears with Moses and Elijah. Luke 9:28-36 28 About eight days after Jesus said this, he …