We’re back for the 2nd week of reading Scriptures and working through The Chosen Season 1. Check it out here.
If you missed the first week, it should be easy to catch up. Check out the first post here.
Exodus 16:1-36 (the first sabbath)
|Mark 1:19-20 (James and John intro)|
John 1:43-51 (“Can anything good come from Nazareth?”)
Matthew 23:1-12 (Pharisees)
|Watch Episode 2|
Questions to Consider:
God rested on the 7th day. He wants us to rest in Him (Matthew 11:28). Rest is a gift! Are you accepting that gift? How can you honor God through rest?
Knowing that Matthew becomes one of Jesus’ disciples, what significance is presented by Praetor Quintus’s comment to Matthew (about betraying his people)?
Simon Peter and Andrew were in a difficult position. What do you think about Peter’s attempt and methods to handle the situation?
Mary shares a great testimony to Nicodemus saying, “I was one way, and now I am completely different, and the thing that happened in between was Him.” Not even sure who Jesus was at the time, she makes a powerful statement: “I will know him for the rest of my life.” Thoughts?
Which Sabbath dinner depicted was Jesus a part of? Which Sabbath dinner would you have been at?
Share your thoughts with us!
Again, thanks to “Down the Hobbit Hole Blog” for some ideas on Scripture readings and thought-provoking questions.