Jesus Loves the
Study Lesson from Matthew
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the little children come to me .." says Jesus.
from Matthew shows
that Christ was willing to bless and forgive even
the least of the human race - including
We see children as precious
but the disciples only saw them as an interruption
to the work at hand.
Let's discover more about the
of Jesus in this New
The Little Children and
"Jesus loves the little
children, all the children of the world. Red and
yellow black and white, ..."
Most people who've ever been
in church as a child (or maybe adult) know the
words to this simple song. But, what does it really
Why did the disciples rebuke
the parents for bringing their children to Christ?
I can't explain the exact reason but, during the
time of Jesus, children were hardly considered
For example, if a child was
of the wrong gender or afflicted at birth the
parents would sometimes take them to the deep
forest and leave them to die. This was the society
Christ was dealing with.
All are Loved by
Jesus said basically to bring
the lowest of the low to him as the helpless ones
will inherit the kingdom of God.
Jesus loves little children
because of their innocence and
How to Approach
When our lives are in a
shamble, we most likely turn to God. Then we are
like the children in the Bible.
Jesus wants us to come to him
as little children to ask for, and receive the gift
of eternal life.
Too Smart for
One main point to remember
here is for us not to let "religion" and
"knowledge" stand in the way of our humbling
ourselves before God and accepting Jesus Christ as
our Lord and Savior.
If we are not careful we can
actually die from pride. Don't let pride stand in
the way of your abundant life.
Love in Christ
If you have never made the
decision to receive the love and life-changing
experience of Jesus Christ, please take a moment to
Other Bible Verses to
Large crowds began
following Jesus after they learned of his miracles
and great healing power. Some truly wanted to
follow him and repent, some were just "part of the
crowd" out of curiosity...
Warns Against Causing Children to
to do about a Believer Who Sins
Talks about Marriage and When to
Verses where Jesus blesses little children
are from New American Standard Bible & New
King James Version - Lesson credited to Life
Application Study Bible - NIV