In John 7.37-53, Jesus makes an astonishing statement about himself that is easy to miss without doing some background work. It’s a good reminder to us to ensure that we realize we have the living Lord Jesus right in our midst – so going through the motions isn’t what it’s about. Jesus makes our religion reality. Have a listen, or watch below.
In a world of superficiality, Jesus brought depth, and that was hard for people to understand – then as now! We may resist having others scratch the surface of us, finding the real ‘you’, but it is oh, so worth it in terms of the healing it can bring.
We had our mayor, ward councillor, fire, EMS and police with us to celebrate Civic Services Appreciation Sunday, and together we heard this message from John 7.10-24. Listen, or watch below. LifeConnect Group Discussion Questions are here: 2018 10 21 lcg questions.