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Welcome To The Neighborhood (24 of 68)
Series: 30 A.D. The Jesus Story
Pastor Chris Brown
A Popular Story Lots Of People Misunderstand:
Understanding the main characters:
What I Wish It Meant:
I get to choose "my neighbors."
I get to choose how I help.
What It Really Means:
Luke 10:25-37, Matthew 5:43-47
Boundaries for giving: 2 Thessalonians 3:6-15, 1 Corinthians 5:9-13
"My neighbor" is anyone God brings across my path.
"My neighbor's" needs are my responsibility.
Food for Thought
(Questions and Scriptures for further study)
1. Jesus was a master at meeting both the physical and spiritual needs of the people he came in contact with. Read Matthew 9:1-8 to see how Jesus met this man's needs on both levels, then answer the following questions:
What difference did the paralytic's friends make?
What was the paralytic's greatest need?
What perspective does I ...
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