Jesus walks on the waterFebruary 6, 2022
Jesus Walks on the Water
Introduction: The Next Day
Why did Peter respond the way he did when many people were leaving Jesus?
Mark: Making headway
Other explanations for Jesus walking on the water:
Around? (Matthew 14:25 and John 6:19)
Signs — pointers to a great reality
Mountain: symbol of a place of
Picture of Jesus praying for (interceeding) the disciples as they were in the midst of a great trial
This story is about from start to finish
Jesus the disciples to go to the other side
The boat was (literally) tormented by the sea
The disciple’s lives were in danger because they Jesus
Two ways we get into the storms of life:
A. from God
Daniel’s obedience led him to the
Mark 6:48 (the disciples were not forgotten)
Whatever you are going through — you will not escape Christ’s watch
Why did Jesus wait and not come right away?
John 11 — Jesus delays coming to Lazarus and he dies
Matthew 14:25 (Jesus took the same the disciples did)
Jesus came to them in the part of the night
When Christ comes to help our natural tendency is to him away
How many of us, like Peter, have stepped out of the boat and walked on water?
Peter walked on water because of his — he sank because he took his eyes off Jesus
Peter cried out to the Lord to him
Jesus is the king over the material world and will be used by no one!
Matthew 14:33 (They worshiped him in the boat)
This story is a beautiful picture of a life that is devoted to Christ: