GIGs (Groups Investigating God) are one of the most effective ways to share Jesus with your friends. Buy hard copies or download the PDF guide to become a . These are the friends to invite to a GIG. You could say something along these lines: “A lot of people have heard about Jesus, but very few have actually gotten to. InterVarsity Staff log in to see the full collection. A participants guide for part two of a two-week Beyond Colorblind GIG exploration of ethnicity and spirituality.
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Skip to main content. Jesus sent the man to the priest. Take turns asking questions about the story. Sacrifices were also used in a ceremony after someone was healed of an infectious skin disease.
According to Jewish law, lepers were unclean. Anyone they touched also became unclean.
If you met Jesus, what problem would you ask him to help you with? What could the priest do for the man?
As a result, Jesus could no longer enter a town openly but stayed outside in lonely places. Can you relate this situation to one today?
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If he helped you, how would you respond? What lessons are there in this text for our lives? In what ways would the result be different if the man had obeyed Jesus? Intervarwity man covered with leprosy heard about Jesus.
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Do you see yourself in any of these characters? There were rules for becoming clean again, but lepers had no hope of this. Scriptures Referenced Mark 1: Underline information and talk about it. On this day, Jesus and his friends were alone on a road outside of town.
I-GIG Section A – How to Use This Guide
Read it again, to yourself this time. Why do you think Jesus warned the man not to tell anyone? In an age of very intervarsoty medicine, his healing brought great hope…and great crowds. Jesus had been traveling all intervsrsity the Galilee area, teaching and healing.
How do they interact with each other? Not all the questions need answers. Moses was a leader of the Jewish Hebrew people. With one touch, Jesus gave him back his health, his self-respect, and his community.
With one touch, Jesus communicated His love and power to this man. A priest killed an animal or a bird to take the place of the guilty person.
What are they like? Did anything surprise you as you read? We all have difficult problems in our lives at times. Leprosy was an infectious skin disease, so the man could not go to Jesus in a crowd.
Lepers had to live away inhervarsity their families and communities so the infection would not spread. Yet the people still came to him from everywhere.