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Discipleship 9 Message

Discipleship 9 Message

SERVANT LEADERSHIP Passage: Mark 10:35-45, John 13:1-17 Key verse: Mark 10:45 “For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” We know that Jesus called his disciples in order to raise them up as leaders for the church. So we can think of discipleship as a kind of leadership training. However, Jesus’ model of leadership has important differences with the normal worldly model of…

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Discipleship 9 Questions

Discipleship 9 Questions

SERVANT LEADERSHIP Passage: Mark 10:35-45, Jn 13:1-17 Key verse: Mark 10:45 “For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” 1. What is a sinful motive for wanting to be a leader (Mk 10:37)? How do leaders exercise their authority in the world, and with what result (Mk 10:42)? How should Jesus’ disciples be different (Mk 10:43-44)? What is Jesus’ example (Mk 10:45)? 2….

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Discipleship 6 Message

Discipleship 6 Message

THE COST AND REWARDS OF FOLLOWING JESUS Passages: Mark 8:31-38, Acts 5:27-42 Key verse: Mark 8:34-35 “Then he called the crowd to him along with his disciples and said: ‘Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me and for the gospel will save it.’” We’ve learned a lot about discipleship in the previous weeks;…

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Discipleship 6 Questions

Discipleship 6 Questions

THE COST AND REWARDS OF FOLLOWING JESUS Passages: Mark 8:31-38, Acts 5:27-42 Key verse: Mark 8:34-35 “Then he called the crowd to him along with his disciples and said: ‘Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me and for the gospel will save it.’” 1. What does it mean to lose one’s life for…

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Discipleship 4: Questions

Discipleship 4: Questions

HOW TO BE WITH JESUS IN HIS WORD John 1:1-14, 2 Timothy 3:14-17, Mark 4:13-20, John 15:1-8 John 6:63, “The Spirit gives life; the flesh counts for nothing. The words I have spoken to you—they are full of the Spirit and life.” 1. How is Jesus related with the Word (Jn 1:1, 14; Col 1:16) 2. What are the characteristics of Jesus’ words (Ge 1:3,6,9,11,14,20,24,26,29; Ps 33:9; Isa 40:7-8; 1 Pe 1:24-25, Mk 13:31, Jn 5:24; Jn 6:63)? 3. How…

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Discipleship 4: John, Mark, 2 Timothy Message

Discipleship 4: John, Mark, 2 Timothy Message

HOW TO BE WITH JESUS IN HIS WORD John 1:1-14, Mark 4:13-20, John 15:1-8, 2 Timothy 3:14-17 John 6:63, “The Spirit gives life; the flesh counts for nothing. The words I have spoken to you—they are full of the Spirit and life.” In the last lesson, we learned that we should be with Jesus and grow in a church. Jesus is not on earth anymore, but he promised to be with us through the Holy Spirit. When we are filled…

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Discipleship 2: Mark 1:14-20; 3:13-19 Message

Discipleship 2: Mark 1:14-20; 3:13-19 Message

TO BE WITH HIM AND BE SENT OUT TO PREACH (Calling and Finding New Life Direction) Mark 1:14-20; 3:13-19, Key Verse: 3:13,14 “Jesus went up on a mountainside and called to him those he wanted, and they came to him. He appointed twelve that they might be with him and that he might send them out to preach….” Thank God for granting us the wonderful discipleship Bible study! Last week was the introduction in which we could learn why we…

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Discipleship 2: Mark 1:14-20; 3:13-19 Questions

Discipleship 2: Mark 1:14-20; 3:13-19 Questions

BE WITH HIM AND BE SENT OUT TO PREACH (Calling and Finding New Life Direction) Mark 1:14-20; 3:13-19, Key Verse: 3:13,14 “Jesus went up on a mountainside and called to him those he wanted, and they came to him. He appointed twelve that they might be with him and that he might send them out to preach….” I. The Calling (1:14-20) 1. What was the political and spiritual situation at that time (14a)? What did Jesus do in Galilee (14b)?…

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Mark Summary Message

Mark Summary Message

JESUS, THE SON OF GOD AND SERVANT OF ALL Mark 1:1 “The beginning of the good news about Jesus the Messiah, the Son of God…” Through last passage of Mark’s gospel, we learned that Jesus rose again and send his angel to the women. The angel gave them a mission to remind the disciples his promise. Jesus appeared to Mary Magdalene and two of his disciples who witnessed his resurrection, but the disciples still did not believe because of their…

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Mark 14:53 – 15:15 Questions

Mark 14:53 – 15:15 Questions

JESUS WAS TRIED AND CONDEMNED IN OUR PLACE Mark 14:53-15:15 Key Verses: 14:61b-62 “Again the high priest asked him, ‘Are you the Messiah, the Son of the Blessed One?’ ‘I am,’ said Jesus. ‘And you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of the Mighty One and coming on the clouds of heaven.’” 1. Where was Jesus taken and who was there (53-55a)? What verdict did the Sanhedrin have in mind and how did they try to justify…

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