Encounters With Jesus : A Lenten StudyeBook - 2017
"""Gospeled"" lives are lives that have encountered Jesus Christ. Christ's call leads to a continually unfolding story for each of us.An encounter with the living Christ demands a response, John Indermark says. In this book you will learn about New Testament characters who encountered Jesus. Some responded with joy and gratitude. Others ignored or rejected his offer of good news.Indermark's powerful reflections on the various biblical characters, along with daily reading of scripture, written prayers, and suggested exercises, make an ideal 6-week study for individuals or groups. Each chapter contains 5 daily readings.Here are a few of the New Testament characters you will explore:BartimaeusThe women at Jesus' tombMary and Jesus' familyThe slave of the high priestA rich young manHerod AntipasThe woman with the hemorrhageThe Gerasene demoniacMary MagdaleneTen lepersStudy this book during Lent or any time you or your small group wants to think more deeply about what it means to hear and respond to Christ's word.Includes a Leader's Guide."
Publisher: [United States]: Upper Room, 2017
Characteristics: 1 online resource text file