“For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.” (Romans 6:23, ESV)

25/02/2024 – Evening Service: The emotional life of our Lord Jesus Christ – Jesus and children

Bible Readings:

Hebrews 8:1-13

Matthew 18:1-14

Matthew 19:13-15

Luke 18:15-17

Bible Readings:

Mark 10:13–16 (NKJV)

13 Then they brought little children to Him, that He might touch them; but the disciples rebuked those who brought them.

14 But when Jesus saw it, He was greatly displeased and said to them, “Let the little children come to Me, and do not forbid them; for of such is the kingdom of God.

15 Assuredly, I say to you, whoever does not receive the kingdom of God as a little child will by no means enter it.”

16 And He took them up in His arms, laid His hands on them, and blessed them.

I We are to receive the kingdom of God as little children

Matthew 18:1–3 (NKJV)

1 At that time the disciples came to Jesus, saying, “Who then is greatest in the kingdom of heaven?”

2 Then Jesus called a little child to Him, set him in the midst of them,

3 and said, “Assuredly, I say to you, unless you are converted and become as little children, you will by no means enter the kingdom of heaven.

II We are to love little children