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Jesus is a great example of humility

Let us approach God with humility so that we can serve Him and others well. Luke 18:9-14  9 To some who were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everyone else, Jesus told this parable: 10 ‘Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other

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The Danger of Comparison

When the Pharisee prays out of his prideful comparison of himself against the tax collector, he uses a measuring stick God never gave us to use, and he fails to see the truth: that we all are sinners in need of mercy. Luke 18:9-14  9 To some who were confident of

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Prayers of the Saints (sinners)

Where does your righteousness come from? Luke 18:9-14  9 To some who were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everyone else, Jesus told this parable: 10 ‘Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. 11 The Pharisee stood by himself and prayed:

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God is faithful with prayer – are we?

God is keen to listen to his people’s prayers. Let’s pray to him in humble faithfulness. Luke 18:1-8  18 Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up. 2 He said: ‘In a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor

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Proud and Humble

Big idea God is always ready and willing to answer humble pray-ers, not proud pray-ers. Bible passage    Luke 18: 9-14 You will need 2 visibly dirty shirts 1 clean shirt/jacket All Ages Activity Ask two members of the group to each put on one of the dirty shirts. Can

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Prayer

Just because we repeat prayers, it does not make them meaningless Luke 18:1-8  18 Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up. 2 He said: ‘In a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared what people thought. 3 And there

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God’s Justice

God’s way of justice is quite different from the expectations of the world. Luke 18:1-8  18 Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up. 2 He said: ‘In a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared what people

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Be Prepared

Do you ever think about what you would do if your house was on fire? Luke 17:20-37 – Focus on verses 31 to 37 20 Once, on being asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, Jesus replied, ‘The coming of the kingdom of God is not something that can

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Don’t be complacent

Jesus reminds us of judgement – instead of being complacent, let’s be keen to choose his kingdom. Luke 17:20-37 – Focus on verses 26 to 30 20 Once, on being asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, Jesus replied, ‘The coming of the kingdom of God is not something

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The Big Reveal

Jesus reveals that no one knows when the kingdom of God is coming. Luke 17:20-37 – Focus on verse 25 20 Once, on being asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, Jesus replied, ‘The coming of the kingdom of God is not something that can be observed, 21 nor will people

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