Sunday, July 19, 2020, lesson title “The Wisdom of Jesus”. Bible Background Mark 6:1-6; 7:1-23. Printed Text Mark 6:1-6. Devotional Reading Mark 7:14-23. Keep in Mind: “And when the sabbath day was come, he began to teach in the synagogue: and many hearing him were astonished, saying, From whence hath this man these things? and what wisdom is this which is given unto him…? And they were offended at him” (Mark 6:2-3, KJV).
AIM FOR CHANGE
By the end of this lesson,we will: IDENTIFY the reason or reasons the people in Nazareth could not accept the wisdom of Jesus, REPENT of the occasions when Jesus’ words made us feel offended instead of accepting them as wisdom, and COMMIT to accepting the words of Jesus even when they challenge us.