This is the fifth teaching in the series titled, “Knowing Jesus”. This teaching is titled, “Compassion’s Enemy”, and looks at how Jesus and the disciples relate to a man born blind. In this interaction between Jesus and His disciples about the blind man, we see the enemy to compassion is judging which blinded the disciples from seeing the blind man from the Father’s perspective and from seeing what God was doing.
This is the third teaching in the series titled, “Knowing Jesus”. This teaching is titled, “Looking To Love” and looks at the parable of the “Good Samaritan. Jesus uses this parable to teach the same three steps of expressing love to others as He did to the widow of Nain; where He saw her, had compassion for people, and moved to help her. Jesus confronts those listening of the things that stop them from really seeing people and that keeps them from being moved with compassion
This is the second teaching in the series titled, “Knowing Jesus”. This teaching is titled, “The Compassion Of Jesus”, and looks at the love Jesus shows to the widow at Nain. Jesus models for us three steps in expressing compassion to others, see people, have compassion for people, and help others where they are at in the place of their pain.