Saturday, April 6, 2013

The Third Disciple

John (son of Zebedee), Jame's brother, and the disciple Jesus

Occupation: Fisherman

outstanding Characteristics: Ambitious, judgmental, later-very loving

Mayor Events in His Life: Third disciple in core group; asked Jesus for a place of honor  in his Kingdom; wanted to call down fire on a Samaritan village; a leader of the Jerusalem church;
wrote the Gospel of John, 1,2,3, and Revelation.

What Jesus Said about Him: Called John and James "Sons of Thunder"; said he would fish for people; would drink the cup Jesus drank, would take care of Jesus Mother after Jesus death.

A Key Lesson from His Life: The transforming power of the love of Christ is available to all.

Some verse for you to look up: Mark 1:19; Mark 10:35-40; Luke 9:52-56; John 19:26,27;
 John 21:20-24

Enjoy!!! Hugs Deb

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