Mission 10/4

Focus: The Holy Spirit in the World Today

Week One Devotional: “The Holy Spirit’s Touch”

Scripture Lesson: Matthew 8:1-3, 14-15 (CEV)

Matthew 8:1-3 New King James Version (NKJV)

Jesus Cleanses a Leper

When He had come down from the mountain, great multitudes followed Him. And behold, a leper came and worshiped Him, saying, “Lord, if You are willing, You can make me clean.”

Then Jesus put out His hand and touched him, saying, “I am willing; be cleansed.” Immediately his leprosy was cleansed.

Matthew 8:14-15 New King James Version (NKJV)

Peter’s Mother-in-Law Healed

14 Now when Jesus had come into Peter’s house, He saw his wife’s mother lying sick with a fever. 15 So He touched her hand, and the fever left her. And she arose and served them.[a]


  1. Matthew 8:15NU-Text and M-Text read Him.


Matthew 8:1-3 Contemporary English Version (CEV)

Jesus Heals a Man

As Jesus came down the mountain, he was followed by large crowds. Suddenly a man with leprosy[a] came and knelt in front of Jesus. He said, “Lord, you have the power to make me well, if only you wanted to.”

Jesus put his hand on the man and said, “I want to! Now you are well.” At once the man’s leprosy disappeared.


  1. 8.2 leprosy: In biblical times the word “leprosy” was used for many different kinds of skin diseases.

Matthew 8:14-15 Contemporary English Version (CEV)

Jesus Heals Many People

14 Jesus went to the home of Peter, where he found that Peter’s mother-in-law was sick in bed with fever. 15 He took her by the hand, and the fever left her. Then she got up and served Jesus a meal.

The Church Communicating – Part 1

Study Texts: Matthew 5:16

Matthew 5:16 New King James Version (NKJV)

16 Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.

Objective: To understand that new technology in communicating affects our lives positively and negatively.

~Devotional and Lesson by Late LaVerne Hadley

The price of sin Cost God His Son.

th (3)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s