Ep 211 | Peace | Christmas Part 2 of 4

Bible Story Podcast
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Ep 211 | Peace | Christmas Part 2 of 4
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Christ gives peace, anchored in his love. Through the forgiveness he offers, we can extend his peace to those around us.

Bible Story Podcast
Bible Story Podcast
Ep 211 | Peace | Christmas Part 2 of 4
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Christ gives peace, anchored in his love. Through the forgiveness he offers, we can extend his peace to those around us.

https://youtu.be/S-9LxCYDifU

Scripture

Luke 19:28-40

After telling this story, Jesus went on toward Jerusalem, walking ahead of his disciples. As he came to the towns of Bethphage and Bethany on the Mount of Olives, he sent two disciples ahead. “Go into that village over there,” he told them. “As you enter it, you will see a young donkey tied there that no one has ever ridden. Untie it and bring it here. If anyone asks, ‘Why are you untying that colt?’ just say, ‘The Lord needs it.’”

So they went and found the colt, just as Jesus had said. And sure enough, as they were untying it, the owners asked them, “Why are you untying that colt?”

And the disciples simply replied, “The Lord needs it.” So they brought the colt to Jesus and threw their garments over it for him to ride on.

As he rode along, the crowds spread out their garments on the road ahead of him. When he reached the place where the road started down the Mount of Olives, all of his followers began to shout and sing as they walked along, praising God for all the wonderful miracles they had seen.

“Blessings on the King who comes in the name of the Lord!

Peace in heaven, and glory in highest heaven!”

But some of the Pharisees among the crowd said, “Teacher, rebuke your followers for saying things like that!”

He replied, “If they kept quiet, the stones along the road would burst into cheers!”

Questions

  1. What are some things that make Christmas hard for you?
  2. How does Christ’s peace differ from the world’s idea of peace?
  3. What are some ways that you can show/be an example of the peace Christ calls us to in your family, or to those around you?
Prayer Requests

At the end of your discussion, go around the group and ask for prayer requests.

By Jon Drebert

A little about me: I decided to follow Jesus at a very early age while my mom made cookies and I ate cookie dough. I have an awesome family. My wife and I have three amazing kids. I serve as the Executive Director of Covenant Bay Bible Camp at Pigeon Lake, AB. Outdoor activities, music, sports, and learning are some of my favourite things to do.