Jesus Teaches On The Kingdom - Luke 13:18-30 * Thurs. 4-26-18

JESUS TEACHES ON THE KINGDOM

Luke 13:18-30

 

  1. Like a Mustard Seed (vs. 18-19)

a. What is Jesus describing? ____________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________________________

b. What is the significance of describing it like a mustard seed? ________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________________________

c. Is the kingdom still growing? _________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

  1. Like Leaven (vs. 20-21)
  1. Again, describing the kingdom Jesus uses a common example.  What is his comparison? ______________________________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________________________  
  1.   In most places in Scripture leaven is used with a negative connotation but not here.  What way is the kingdom like leaven?  ______________________________________________________________________________________ 

c. How does leaven (yeast) work? _______________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________________________

d. When leaven is active how much of the dough is affected by its presence? ___________________________________________________________________________________________________

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  1. The Narrow Gate (vs. 22-30)

a. What question was Jesus asked in verse 23? _____________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________________________

b. How does Jesus answer? ____________________________________________________________________________

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c. Will everyone always be able to enter the kingdom (be saved)? ______________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________________________

d. Who determines when time is up and salvation will no longer be possible? ___________________________________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________________________

e. What will some claim as their reason for admission to the kingdom? ___________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________(see also Mt. 7:21)

f. Who will be in the kingdom and where will they come from? _________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________________________________________________

g. What do you think Jesus is saying in vs. 30? ______________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________________________________________________

Application:  How is the only way to enter the kingdom? _______________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________

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