THE GOSPEL TRANSFORMS OUR HEARTS
Jesus taught a gospel of inner transformation resulting in relationship with God. Inner change is valued over appearances, as appearances can be misleading.
THE GOSPEL IS DEATH BRINGING LIFE - Mark 8:27-9:32, & 10:32-34
Jesus proclaims his death and resurrection repeatedly before it happens. Jesus also shows how the gospel impacts us, our dying to ourselves brings true life.
For more information, please visit https://genfamily.church.
JESUS THE TRUTH OF GOD
Every culture, community, and church, have embedded ways of doing things. Jesus confronts our traditions because he is the truth of God in human flesh.
JESUS OUR SHEPHERD
Jesus provides care, protection, nourishment, and rest, for us. As we rush often through life, Jesus makes sure that we slow down and get all that we need.
JESUS THE HEALER
Jesus healed people, delivered the oppressed, and raised to life those who died. If Jesus answered your greatest prayers today, what would be your response?
JESUS AND THE KINGDOM PARABLES
Jesus told relatable stories about The Kingdom’s purpose and mission, teaching that when the gospel transforms a person they will pass it on to others.
JESUS THE TEACHER
Jesus was first and foremost a teacher, sent with the message of a loving Father, to a wayward and broken humanity. Teaching was the primary ministry of Jesus.
JESUS THE MESSENGER
Mark’s Gospel presents Jesus as the Messenger of God who has come to bring God’s completed message to humanity. Jesus brings us good news of salvation.
The gospel is offensive before it is redemptive.
Who is This? Jesus Proclaimed by Angels, Luke 2:1-13
JESUS PROCLAIMED BY ANGELS
Jesus entrance into human flesh, while humble and understated, was also heralded by an angelic host proclaiming him to be The Christ of God.
Jesus: Born in Humility - Philippians 1:18 - 2:18
JESUS: BORN IN HUMAN FLESH
The birth of Christ is about God becoming flesh and blood so that all humanity can be restored to God.
Jesus: Creator, Eternal, God- John 1:1-14
JESUS: CREATOR, ETERNAL, GOD.
Jesus is far more than a baby in a manger, or a man on a cross. Eternal, with no beginning or end, He is the God of Creation, come to save us from our sin.