Child Games: Jesus & Prayer (Matthew 26:36-56)

Gethsemane is symbolic of both pleasure and pressure. It would be the last place on earth Jesus would have His freedom, and it was a place Jesus would use to prepare Himself for the spiritual and physical battle of the cross.

When the dark night comes… (Matthew 26:31-46)

MOTIVATE è What was the longest night of your life: teen sleepover, pregnancy, work, conversation with a friend, a bad circumstance? What role did prayer play in this long night? è Describe recent crisis in your life in which you went to God in prayer? What impact did prayer have on you and the crisis…

Jesus’ Death Makes A Difference (Matthew 26-27)

MOTIVATE One evening in an American city two men pulled up in a car and stopped at a traffic signal.[1] On the prowl the two men saw a young woman walking alone on the sidewalk. They followed the woman to an apartment complex and seized her, and then took her to an empty schoolground to…