My post S+T+IC=K Teaching and Facilitation Model | Outdoor Ministry Curriculum, explores how Jesus made his teaching stick and have tranformational impact. Here is a reflection from Kelvin Haidle, a student in the Outdoor Leadership Concentration at Denver Seminary,...read more
Put Your Eyes on Jesus to Renew Hope in Hopeless Situations John 5:1-18
I’m Glad Someone Didn’t Give Up On Me
Giving Up Hope Sadly Shows Us We’ve Probably Taken Our Eyes Off Of Jesus
Who Have You Given Up On?
- Identify a person or two on whom you have given up hope that they could be transformed by the Gospel.
- Repent of your lack of faith and any ways you have taken your eyes off of Jesus in that relationship.
- Offer a prayer of faith, begging Jesus to just say a Word to open the eyes of the people in your mind, to fully restore them, soul, heart, mind, and body.
- Make a commitment in your next interactions with these people in whom you have lost hope to put your eyes on Jesus while you interact with them rather than putting your eyes on them… and see how your faith in Jesus is strengthened.
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