Mark829worksheet.docx - 1 Select one teaching of Jesus from one of the following Bible verses(underline the passage chosen Matthew 5:21-24 Matthew

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1.Select one teaching of Jesus from one of the following Bible verses (underline the passage chosen): Matthew 5:21-24; Matthew 5:43-48; Matthew 6:19-24; Matthew 7:15-23; Luke 15:1-32; John 13:1-17, 34-35; John 15:1-11. Answer the following questions:a.What was Jesus’ point in the teaching? Matthew 5:43-48In Matthew 5:43-48 Jesus has a great point he is trying to teach us; we should love our neighbors and our enemies. Not just love them but also pray for those who persecute us, and by doing so we become the true children of God who is in heaven.God loves everyone sinner and innocent, that he makes the sun rise on both evil andgood. God doesn’t choose favorites he loves us all equally; He sends rain on the justand on the unjust. What reward do we have from loving those who love us? Jesus instructed the people that followed him to love everyone even their enemies (Merrick, 2015) Jesus is teaching us to turn hate to love which will bring us closer to God. We should be perfect just like our heavenly father. One great article about Jesus concept of love is an article called “Jesus' teaching: 'Love your enemy.'” The article explains exactly how love should be according to Jesus teachings, we should

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