Presentation on theme: "Jesus Healed the Centurion’s Servant"— Presentation transcript:
1Jesus Healed the Centurion’s Servant Matt 8-9:34【Following Christ】SeriesJesus Healed the Centurion’s ServantMatt 8:5-13
2Mt 8:1-4 Jesus Cleansed a Leper Mt 8:5-13 Jesus Healed the Centurion's ServantMt 8:14-17 Jesus Healed Peter's Mother-in-LawMt 8:18-22 The Cost of Following JesusMt 8:23-27 Jesus Calmed a StormMt 8:28-34 Jesus Healed Two Men with DemonsMt 9:1-8 Jesus Pardoned and Healed a ParalyticMt 9:9-17 Jesus Called Matthew, His Love Brings Joy and RenewalMt 9:18-26 Jesus healed a girl and a womanMt 9:27-31 Jesus Healed two blind menMt 9:32-34 Jesus healed a Man Unable to Speak
3Matthew 8-9:35The Main Point is NOT： Imitate Jesus. The Main Point Is: Who is this Jesus? How then Should We Follow Him?
4Jesus Healed the Centurion’s Servant Mt 8:5-13 Jesus Speaks With Authority Over The Creation
5Jesus Healed the Centurion’s Servant Mt 8:5-13 Jesus Speaks With Authority Over The CreationThe time of Jesus an of the Apostles, is a very unique moment in the history of redemption.
6Matt 11:4–5 “Go back and report to John what you hear and see: 5 The blind receive sight, the lame walk, those who have leprosy are cured, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the good news is preached to the poor.”
7Acts 2:2222 “Fellow Israelites, listen to this: Jesus of Nazareth was a man accredited by God to you by miracles, wonders and signs, which God did among you through him, as you yourselves know.
8John 20:30–31“30 Jesus performed many other signs in the presence of his disciples, which are not recorded in this book. 31 But these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name. ”
9Acts 5:12-16“12 Now many signs and wonders were regularly done among the people by the hands of the apostles. And they were all together in Solomon’s Portico. 13 None of the rest dared join them, but the people held them in high esteem. 14 And more than ever believers were added to the Lord, multitudes of both men and women, 15 so that they even carried out the sick into the streets and laid them on cots and mats, that as Peter came by at least his shadow might fall on some of them. 16 The people also gathered from the towns around Jerusalem, bringing the sick and those afflicted with unclean spirits, and they were all healed.”
102 Cor 12:12“The signs of a true apostle were performed among you with utmost patience, with signs and wonders and mighty works. ”Heb 2:3-4This salvation, which was first announced by the Lord, was confirmed to us by those who heard him. 4 God also testified to it by signs, wonders and various miracles, and by gifts of the Holy Spirit distributed according to his will.
11Why all who sought healing in the Gospels and Acts were all headed? Ans：It was a very unique time of redemptive history.These Signs, were to testify that Jesus is Christ.These Signs, were to testify that the Apostles were the true representatives of Christ. Through whom the New Testament Scriptures were written, and on which is the foundation of the NT church is built.
13The Main Point is NOT： Imitate Jesus. Matthew 8-9:35The Main Point is NOT： Imitate Jesus.The Main Point Is: Who is this Jesus? How then Should We Follow Him?
14Jesus Healed the Centurion’s Servant Mt 8:5-13 Jesus Speaks With Authority Over The Creation
15Matt 28:18-20“All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. 19 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”
16Jesus Healed the Centurion’s Servant Mt 8:5-13 Jesus Speaks With Authority Over The CreationJesus Marvelled At The Humble Faith That Recognizes His Supreme Authority
17Jesus Healed the Centurion’s Servant Mt 8:5-13 Jesus Speaks With Authority Over The CreationJesus Marvelled At The Humble Faith That Recognizes His Supreme AuthorityThose Who Believe In Jesus’ Authority May Come From All Races, Theirs Is The Kingdom Of Heaven!
18Jesus Healed the Centurion’s Servant Mt 8:5-13 Those Who Believe In Jesus’ Authority May Come From All Races, Theirs Is The Kingdom Of Heaven!