A Different Kind of King- Luke 19 April 10,2022
How would you characterize Russian President Vladimir Putin?
How is Putin similar or different from other tyrants over the ages?
What are your childhood memories of Palm Sunday?
Read Luke 19:28-40.
How is it significant that the disciples found the donkey colt exactly as Jesus instructed?
What do you think the early disciples meant in verse 38?
What prompted the Pharisees to be angry?
What do you think Jesus meant in verse 40?
What did Isaiah foresee in Isaiah 9:6-7?
Zechariah 9:9 prophesied Jesus’ arrival as King. Why do you think the prophecy is not about riding on a great white stead?
What was Jesus proclaiming in Matthew 11:27? What is exclusive about his proclamation?
Read John 18:33-37.
What stands out to you in this dialog?
What did Jesus mean in verse 36?
What is significant about John 6:14-15?
In what ways is Jesus king on his own terms?
What is the meaning of Revelation 11:15?
How does this encourage you?
Read Matthew 5:1-10.
How do you contrast the values of the kingdom of God with the values of worldly kingdoms?
What is God saying to you?
What can you do to better honor Jesus as king?