Realities of Life in Christ
I. Jesus is rejected by many people, verses 1-6.
A. Many were astonished, verse 2.
B. Many were offended, verse 3.
C. Many did not believe, verse 6.
II. Jesus is focused on God’s mission, verses 7-11.
A. Jesus equipped the disciples for ministry, verse 6a.
“And he went about among the villages teaching.”
B. Jesus dispatched the disciples for ministry, verse 7.
III. Jesus is persistent with His message, verses 12-13.
A. Jesus’s method was “go and tell,” verse 12.
B. Jesus’s message was repentance and faith toward God, verse 12.
C. Repentance and faith bring deliverance and healing, verse 13.