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Jesus Heals a Blind Man

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Jesus used some spit and mud to make a blind man see!

Key Points:

  • One day, Jesus ran into a man who was blind since he was born.
  • Jesus wiped some mud on the blind man’s eyes.
  • Jesus told the man to go wash it off.
  • God does amazing things when we simply obey.

Memory Verse:

John 9:25 I was blind, and now I can see!

Talk About It
  1. What’s your favorite part of the video? What’s one thing you learned from it?
  2. Make a list of all the things you can create with mud or sand. 
  3. What was wrong with the man in the story? How long had he been this way?
  4. What did Jesus do to the man? What did he tell the man to go do?
  5. Read 1 Peter 2:24. Who is the verse talking about? In what ways does Jesus heal us?
  6. How will you apply this lesson to your life this week?

This is part of the Life of Jesus series.

See Also: Obedience, Miracles

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The Parable of the Unforgiving Debtor

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We should practice forgiving others because we've been forgiven!

Key Points:

  • Jesus told a story about a guy who owed a lot of money.
  • The servant begged and begged and got more than he expected.
  • But then the servant wouldn’t forgive even a small debt.
  • We should make a habit of forgiving because we’ve been forgiven.

Memory Verse:

Matthew 18:22 Forgive not seven times, but seventy times seven.

Talk About It
  1. What’s your favorite part of the video? What’s one thing you learned from it?
  2. What does it look like to hold a grudge? Describe what it looks like to forgive someone. 
  3. Who owed the king a big debt? What did the king do about the debt?
  4. What did that guy go and do after his debt was forgiven? Why did that make the king so mad?
  5. Read Colossians 3:13. List all the things this verse says we should do. Is there someone you need to forgive? What has Jesus modeled for us?
  6. How will you apply this lesson to your life this week?

This is part of the Life of Jesus series.

See Also: Forgiveness

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The Parable of the Vineyard Workers

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In this parable Jesus teaches us a really important lesson about fairness.

Key Points:

  • Some workers got there early and worked all day long.
  • Some workers got there late and worked just a few hours.
  • When they got paid at the end of the day, they all got a full day’s wage.
  • God’s kingdom isn’t always fair, and that’s a good thing!

Memory Verse:

Ephesians 2:8 God saved you by his grace when you believed. And you can’t take credit for this; it is a gift from God.

Talk About It
  1. Share a time someone else got something you thought you deserved. How did you feel about that?
  2. What did the landowner promise everyone he hired? 
  3. Why did some workers get mad at the end of the day?
  4. Read Romans 3:23-24. Who has sinned? How did God make us right in his eyes?

This is part of the Life of Jesus series.

See Also: Heaven, Salvation

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The Triumphant Entry

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Jesus is king no matter who cheers for him.

Key Points:

  • Jesus rode a donkey into Jerusalem.
  • All the people cheered and spread out branches for him.
  • Jesus said if the people didn’t cheer, the rocks would do it!
  • Jesus is king no matter who cheers for him.

Memory Verse:

Luke 19:40 If they kept quiet, the stones along the road would burst into cheers!

Talk About It
  1. What sports teams do you cheer for in your family? How do you celebrate a win?
  2. What was Jesus riding into the city of Jerusalem? What did the people do as he rode by?
  3. Who got angry at the celebration? Why did Jesus allow them to cheer?
  4. Read Revelation 17:14. Who is the Lamb in this verse and how did he defeat his enemy?

This is part of the Life of Jesus series.

See Also: Jesus

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