Lenten Devotional – Day 41

50 Days with Jesus in the Upper Room

Day 41 – Monday, March 26.  2018

 

Today’s Assignment – Read John 17:20-26 and answer the following questions.

 

  1. Who does Jesus have in mind in verse 20?

 

 

 

  1. What is His prayer for His present and future disciples?

 

 

 

  1. How does the believer’s unity affect the world?

 

 

 

  1. What does verse 25 tell us that Jesus and His followers have in common that the world doesn’t share?

 

 

Today’s Quote: “The basis of this unity centers in adherence to the revelation the Father mediated to His first disciples through His Son. Believers are also to be united in the common belief of the truth that was received in the Word of God (Phil. 2:2). This is not still a wish, but it became a reality when the Spirit came (See Acts 2:4; 1 Cor. 12:13). It is not experiential unity, but the unity of common eternal life shared by all who believe the truth, and it results in the one body of Christ all sharing His life.”

– Dr. John MacArthur

 

This Week’s Memory Verse – I do not pray that You should take them out of the world, but that You should keep them from the evil one. – John 17:15

 

 

So?…..What’s it to me? – As a result of today’s study I will…