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Jesus is King AND Friend - Week 1
April 24, 2022 | By Ben Foote
Today, we are sold thousands of different versions of Jesus- but who is Jesus really? Join us as Pastor Ben’s pushes us to challenge our old mindset by listening to Who Jesus says He is: Jesus is the King Who calls us a friend.
- “Personal Jesus” by Depeche Mode
Available on Violator from Sire Records
- “I Thank God” by Maverick City Music
Available on "Move Your Heart" from Tribl Records
- “House of the Lord” by Phil Wickham
Available on the "House of the Lord" from Phil Wickham
- “Living Hope” by Phil Wickham
Available on "Living Hope" from Phil Wickham
- “Good Grace” by Hillsong UNITED
Available on “As You Find Me (Live) – Single” from Hillsong Church
Together, read Revelation 19:11-16. What stands out to you?
What images in this passage give us an indication of Jesus as King?
Ben mentioned some of the versions of Jesus we commonly see: Street Preacher Jesus, Grandpa Jesus, Vote-For-Me Jesus, and Punk Rock Jesus.
What versions of Jesus would you add to this list? Describe them.
Recount how today (your personal day at work, college, home etc) would have been different if you had confidently walked in the truth that “Jesus is the King Who calls you friend.”
When we say that God is self-sufficient (“I AM”), what does that mean to you?