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In this story, we see that Jesus breaks a rule that makes the religious leaders mad. But, Jesus was making a point- He cares more about people than rules.
- Jesus cares about people who get picked on.
- The “Sabbath” was the Jewish day of rest.
- God gave people the Sabbath to help them.
- God cares more about people than rules.
1 John 4:19 We love each other because He loved us first.
See Also: Jesus, Miracles
Talk About It
- What’s your favorite part of the video? What’s one thing you learned from it?
- Have you ever been picked on at school? How did that feel? How did you respond?
- Who did Jesus help in the story that was being picked on?
- Why did Jesus decide to heal the woman even though it was the Sabbath?
- Read Mark 2:27-28. How was the Sabbath supposed to help people? What did the religious leaders do to change it? Why did that anger Jesus?
- How will you apply this lesson to your life this week?
This is part of The Jesus Series.