Who Is This Guy?

It’s BIG QUESTIONS WEEK here on GUWG, where all week long we’re looking at deep, thought-provoking ?s from the Bible.

Jesus asked lots of questions. One day he asked his disciples this one:

Who do the crowds say I am?

Follow Jesus

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We’re attempting to answer the question What exactly are Christians supposed to do? by looking at 50 commands straight from the mouth of Jesus.

Jesus had one last breakfast with his disciples. When they were done eating, he asked Peter three simple questions.

Then he gave Peter one simple command:

Follow me!

(John 21:19)

Note the exclamation point.

Do that.

Now.

Please.

Jesus says.

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Looooove Jesus and Feed His Sheep

GUWG-Feed-SheepWe continue our journey through every word spoken by Jesus in the Gospels to help us all KNOW JESUS MORE NOW.

We’re attempting to answer the question What exactly are Christians supposed to do? by looking at 50 commands straight from the mouth of Jesus.

Jesus is about to leave Earth. He had one last breakfast with his disciples and then he took Peter aside and asked him three simple questions:

Feed His Sheep

GUWG Feed SheepWe continue our journey into every word spoken by Jesus in the Gospels to help us all KNOW JESUS MORE NOW.

Jesus is about to leave Earth. He had one last breakfast with his disciples and then he took Peter aside and asked him three rather pointed questions:

The Trial of Jesus

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It’s Jesus’ last night on earth. Yesterday, we discussed his betrayal and arrest. Today begins a mockery of a travesty of a sham of a trial that leads directly to the Cross.

After Jesus was arrested he was first brought to an influential religious leader and former high priest named Annas, who questioned Jesus about his disciples and teaching. Here’s how Jesus replied:

A New Command

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It’s Jesus’ final week on earth. The Cross is looming.

He’s sharing one last meal with his disciples. Yesterday, he said that one of them would betray him. Today, he says they’ll all fall away:

Jesus Predicts His Death and Resurrection

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Now that the disciples are starting to understand who Jesus really is, he gives them this rather sobering foretaste of where things are heading: