Illustration of youth Gospel choir. This was originally drawn for a flyer of Vancouver Gospel night on Oct. 6th at Douglas College. It's in black and white for printing by b/w copier.
Thursday, August 31, 2006
Wednesday, August 30, 2006
Tuesday, August 29, 2006
Luke 10:1-20. When Jesus sent out 70 disciples to the towns where he will visit soon, he said he would send them like lambs among wolves. The disciples were not allowed to carry backpack, money, even shoes. They returned with joy, and said that in Jesus' name, even evil sprit obey them. Jesus replied saying that they should be more pleased that their names are written in heaven.
Monday, August 28, 2006
Matthew 19:16-26, Mark 10:17-27, Luke 18:18-27.
A young man who was keeping the commandments asked Jesus what else he should do. Jesus said to him to sell what he had and follow him. This young man sadly walked away, because he was very rich. Jesus asked disciples if a camel can go through a needle's eye, and said that is easier than to enter the heaven for rich people. It sounds impossible, but that is how rich rely on their property. The God can do anything, way a lot more than money, you should rely on The God.
Friday, August 25, 2006
Matthew 18:21-35. Peter asked Jesus how many times he should forgive others, guessing seven times. Jesus told him to forgive seventy times seven times. Jesus also told him a parable about a man who were forgiven ten thousand talents and did not forgive an hundred pence.
Thursday, August 24, 2006
Matthew 18:1-11, Mark 9:33-37, Luke 9:46-48.
Disciples asked Jesus which of them will be greatest in the kingdom of heaven. Jesus called a little child, then said to them that whoever being as humble as this child would be greatest in the kingdom of heaven, and whoever receive such a little child in his name would receive him.
Wednesday, August 23, 2006
A man asked Jesus to get rid of evil sprit from his son because disciples could not do it. Jesus cured his boy. Then disciples asked Jesus why they could not. Jesus told them it was for lack of faith. Even with the faith of the size of a mustard seed could move a mountain into the sea. With faith, nothing is impossible.
Monday, August 21, 2006
Matthew 17:1-8, Mark 9:2-8, Luke 9:28-36.
Jesus took Peter, James and John to the mountaintop. There, Jesus changed, his face shone like the sun, his clothes was white as the light. Jesus was talking with Moses and Elijah. Disciples heard a voice from cloud saying "This is my beloved Son, he pleased me well, listen to him".
Friday, August 18, 2006
Matthew 16:13-27, Mark 8:27-38. When Jesus started to talk about what would soon happen to him in Jerusalem, Peter rebuked Jesus that these should not be happening. Jesus said to Peter "Get behind me, Satan!". Then Jesus said to disciples that anyone who were willing to come after him had to deny yourself, take up your cross, and follow him.
Thursday, August 17, 2006
A gentile woman asked Jesus to heal her daughter. Jesus answered to feed gentile dog Israel's bread was not good. But she never gave up, and told Jesus that even little dogs got the crumbs that fell from the table. Jesus was pleased with her faith and healed her daughter.
Wednesday, August 16, 2006
John 6:25-65. Jesus taught the crowd that he is the bread of life, with which you will never be hungry nor be thirsty again. He is the bread of life for all the people who believe in him, to be saved and get the eternal life.
Tuesday, August 15, 2006
Matthew 14:24-33, Mark 6:48-52, John 6:16-21.
When disciples were on the boat, strong wind and high waves were giving them trouble, then Jesus appeared walking on the sea. They were scared thinking it was a ghost, but Jesus told them it was him. With Jesus' command, Peter tried to walk on the sea like Jesus did, but he failed for lack of faith.
Saturday, August 12, 2006
Matthew 14:13-21, Mark 6:33-44, Luke 9:10-17, John 6:1-14.
Jesus heard the news about the death of John the Bapist, he went to secluded place by a boat, but the crowds were waiting for him there. After his teaching, Jesus fed the 5000 people of crowds full with 2 fish and 5 loaves by the God's blessing.
Friday, August 11, 2006
Matthew 14:1-12, Mark 6:17-29. King Herod was very happy with the dance of Herodias' daughter at his birthday celebration. He promised her anything she wanted for prize, she asked her mother what to request, then Herodias told her to request the head of John the Baptist.
Thursday, August 10, 2006
Matthew 9:23-26, Mark 5:35-43, Luke 8:49-56.
A Jewish leader named Jairus asked Jesus to heal his daughter, but on the way to his home, he got a news of her death. Jesus allowed only Peter, John, James and the girl's parents to enter the house and took girl's hand then she stood up again.
Wednesday, August 09, 2006
Matthew 9:18-22, Mark 5:25-34, Luke 8:43-48. In the crowd following Jesus, a woman who was bleeding for 12 years believed just touching Jesus would heal her. She touched Jesus' cloak and healed. Jesus noticed his power has been gone out and asked who touched him. She came to him in fear but Jesus said that her faith healed her.
Tuesday, August 08, 2006
Mark 5:1-20, Luke 8:26-39. In Gerasenes, Jesus met a man who were with unclean spirits called Legion. Jesus allowed Legion to go into pigs instead of this man, then all pigs fell into the sea and died. This man went to ten cities telling what Jesus had done for him.
Monday, August 07, 2006
Luke 8:22-25, Mark 4:35-41.
While Jesus and disciples crossing the sea of Galilee with a boat. A big storm was rocking the boat violently. The disciples desperately woke up sleeping Jesus. Jesus soothed the wave and wind, then asked about their faith.
Saturday, August 05, 2006
Jesus taught to the gathered people using a parable of seeding, which is about how to make God's words to bear fruits in your life.
Friday, August 04, 2006
Jesus had a supper at a Pharisee's home. A woman who is a sinner washed Jesus's feet with her tear, wiped with her hair and anointed with perfume. Pharisees curiously observed it. Jesus forgave her sins for what she did to Jesus.
Thursday, August 03, 2006
Wednesday, August 02, 2006
Luke 7:1-10. In Capernaumn, a centurion asked Jesus to save his servant, and he sent his friend to ask Jesus only to give him words to heal the servant. Jesus was amazed by his faith.
Tuesday, August 01, 2006
Matthew 5:1-9. The mountain was full of people, there Jesus taught his disciples. "The poor in sprit are blessed because theirs is the kingdom of heaven"