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There are 5 things you need to know about Jesus before he went to the cross.

Key Points:

  • Jesus was on trial even though he didn’t do anything wrong.
  • Peter stayed outside even though he was Jesus’ best friend.
  • The Jews lied about Jesus even though that was against the law.
  • Jesus didn’t save himself even though he was strong enough to do it.
  • Sometimes life isn’t fair, but God is still always in charge.

Memory Verse:

Isaiah 53:7 He was oppressed and treated harshly, yet he never said a word.

See Also: Jesus

Talk About It
  1. What’s your favorite part of the video? What’s one thing you learned from it?
  2. What are your top five favorite foods? What are your top five least favorite foods.
  3. Why do you think people didn’t like Jesus?
  4. Why do you think Peter was scared to stand with Jesus in court? Have you ever been scared to stand up for Jesus? Explain.
  5. Why did Jesus have to go to the cross for us?
  6. Read 2 Corinthians 5:21. What does this verse say about Jesus? What does the verse say Jesus did for us?
  7. How will you apply this lesson to your life this week?

This is part of the Jesus And The Journey to The Cross series.