Presentation on theme: "What does it mean to say that the church is not of the Democratic or Republican or Tea Party Kingdom?"— Presentation transcript:
What does it mean to say that the church is not of the Democratic or Republican or Tea Party Kingdom?
What is it about Christians and/or the church that may be unappealing to people seeking to know Jesus better?
Jesus taught revolutionary concepts that were counter-cultural and counter-intuitive.
What are some of the revolutionary teachings of Jesus?
What did Jesus teach us about the priority of our relationships?
How does God’s grace affect us and the way we treat others?
What evidence of God’s grace do we notice?
HOMEWORK: Choose one of the gospels. Read the “red letters” - the words that represent what Jesus had to say during his brief public ministry. Discover the Rebel Jesus for yourself, all over again or for the very first time.