1. Why does Jesus call people like Matthew to be his disciples and why does he __________ with “sinners?” socialize
Who did Jesus come to call? v12-13 • Caution: Do not be misled: “Bad company corrupts good character.” 1 Corinthians 15:33 • You are the light of the world. . . let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven. Matthew 5:14,16
Be like Jesus by your concern for the lost. Write the name of a “sinner” you will associate with this week. ____________.
What does “mercy” mean? • What does “sacrifice” mean?
To love your neighbor as yourself is more important than all burnt offerings and sacrifices. Mark 12:33-34
Do you love your neighbors? • Are you praying for your neighbors to give their lives to the Lord?
act justly • love mercy • walk humbly
Which of the following will you incorporate into your life this week? • Act Justly • Love Mercy • Walk Humbly