Powerful Faith

Series: Life of Christ

Powerful Faith

April 23, 2023 | David Deputy

Series Information

The Life of Christ series is a comprehensive study of the life of Jesus Christ, from before His birth to His last breath. Using accounts from all four of the gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke and John), we hear Jesus' teaching to His audience then and to us today.

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Deliverance (Luke 8:42b-48)

  1. The woman’s circumstances caused her:
    • A loss of  .
    • A loss of wealth.
    • A loss of  .
  2. Jesus’ response was one of compassion and  :
    • Jesus calls her daughter.
    • Jesus praises her faith.
  3. It was because of her   that she was healed.

Resurrection (Luke 8:40-42a, 49-56)

  1. Jairus:
    • A   in the synagogue.
    • He was a father.
  2. Jesus tells Jairus not to  .
  3. Jesus proclaims that the girl is just sleeping:
    • Jesus was not making a diagnosis...
    • He was speaking to her  .
  4. Jesus raised her from death.
  5. Jesus tells them not to say anything to anyone.
    • To keep from   up the religious leaders.
    • For the benefit of the family.
  • Jesus did not do miracles to   faith, but in   to an already present faith.


  1. Jesus is a redeemer.
  2. Faith is the   he Jesus through works in our lives.
  3. Jesus speaks into the despairs of life.
  4. God is love and his love casts out all  .

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