GIGs (Groups Investigating God) are one of the most effective ways to share Jesus with your friends. Buy hard copies or download the PDF guide to become a . These are the friends to invite to a GIG. You could say something along these lines: “A lot of people have heard about Jesus, but very few have actually gotten to. InterVarsity Staff log in to see the full collection. A participants guide for part two of a two-week Beyond Colorblind GIG exploration of ethnicity and spirituality.
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Pay attention to the people, especially Jesus. Underline information and talk about it. What lessons are there in this text for our lives?
What could the priest do for the man? Have you ever had similar attitudes or experiences? If you met Jesus, what problem would you ask him to help you with? Do you see yourself in any of these characters?
Scriptures Referenced Mark 1: Anyone they touched also became unclean. In what ways would the result be different if the man had obeyed Jesus? Jesus had been traveling all over the Galilee area, teaching and healing.
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How do they interact with each other? Lepers had to live away from their families and communities so the infection would not ontervarsity. In an age of very limited medicine, his healing brought great hope…and buide crowds. If he helped you, how would you respond? With one touch, Jesus gave him back his health, his self-respect, and his community. The leper saw his chance and came near. Why do you think he asked it in this way?
The Law provided forgiveness for sins through sacrifices. Jesus sent the man to the priest. Did anything surprise you as you read? As a result, Jesus could no longer enter a town openly but stayed outside in lonely places.
According to Jewish law, lepers were unclean. Take turns asking questions about the intevrarsity.
On this day, Jesus and his friends were alone on a road outside of town. Skip to main content. What benefit would the priest receive from seeing the man healed? Read it again, to yourself this time. Why do you think Jesus warned the man not to tell anyone?
With one touch, Jesus communicated His love and power to this man.
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Not all the questions need answers. A man covered with leprosy heard about Jesus. Sacrifices were also used in a ceremony after someone was healed of an infectious skin disease.
Leprosy was an infectious skin disease, so the man could not go to Jesus in a crowd. Yet the people still came to him from everywhere. But go, show yourself to the priest and offer the sacrifices b that Moses commanded for your cleansing, as a testimony to them.
We all have difficult problems in our lives at times. There were rules for becoming clean again, but lepers had no hope of this. They had no hope of going home because there was no cure. A priest killed an animal or a bird to take the place of the guilty person. Can you relate this situation to one today?
What are they like? Moses was a leader of the Jewish Hebrew people.