A Jew, A Samaritan, & A Gentile

MESSAGE - Pastor Dale Thiele
John: That You May Believe
A Jew, A Samaritan, & A Gentile

  • Modeling the Mission

  • Modeling Faith

Questions for Further Study or Group Discussion:

1. Read John 4:43-54. What is Jesus’ mission? What does Jesus do or say in these    verses that highlight his faithfulness to his mission?
2. Read Acts 1:8. How do Jesus’ interactions in chapters 3 & 4 model this verse? How might this encourage us in faithfulness to our mission?
3. What does the official say and do that models faith? What is the difference between “signs-and-wonders faith” and “rebuke-withstanding faith”?
4. Read Proverbs 17:10. How might this help us understand Jesus’ interaction with the official in verses 48 & 49?
5. How and why is trust necessary in obeying Christ? In what ways do you “obey” Christ without trusting him?

Memory Verse of the Week:

Acts 1:8 But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth. (ESV)