June 9, 2019 Message Notes
“The Great Commission”
Matthew 28:16-20 NIV
Message Notes and Small Group Questions:
Four details opening the Great Commission:
i) Eleven disciples suggest they are incomplete
ii) to Galilee, to the Mountain Jesus told them to go
iii) they worshiped him, but some doubted.
iv) Jesus came to them, stepped forward.
A. “ALL authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.” Is a Great C________.
“In my vision at night I looked, and there before me was one like a son of man,
coming with the clouds of heaven. He approached the Ancient of Days and was led into his presence.
He was given authority, glory and sovereign power;
all nations and people of every language worshiped him.
His dominion was an everlasting dominion that will not pass away,
and his kingdom is one that will never be destroyed.”
1. “Therefore go and make disciples of ALL nations” Is the Great C_____________.
“I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses you I will curse; and all peoples
on earth will be blessed through you.” Genesis 12:3
2. “Baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit” is
entering ALL of the greatest c________________.
“Here is my servant whom I have chosen, the one I love, in whom I delight.
I will put my Spirit on him, and he will proclaim justice to the nations.
He will not quarrel or cry out; no one will hear his voice in the streets.
A bruised reed he will not break, and a smoldering wick he will not snuff out,
till he has brought justice through to victory.
In his name the nations will put their hope.” Matt. 12:18-21 (Isaiah 42:1-4)
3. “and teaching them to obey ALL I have commanded you.” is the great c__________.
Shema: “Hear O Israel, the Lord our God, the Lord is one.
Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul and with all your strength.” Deut.6:4,5.
“This is the first and greatest commandment.
And the second is like it: Love your neighbor as yourself.
All the law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments.” Matt.22:38-40
B. “And surely, I am with you ALL the time, to the very end of the age,” is a great c________.