Matthew 11:1-15 — John the Baptist was more than a prophet. But are you, Christian, greater than he? You must be!
Questions to help personalize the lesson
- What should I do with my own doubts regarding spiritual matters?
- How highly do I value the witness of another?
- If I show another what I see and hear, would it be helpful to him?
- Offended in Jesus? Me? Why? When?
- What motivates me to go hear the visiting preacher?
- How well does my heart use my ears?
Where the least are more than a prophet
“Among them that are born of women there hath not risen a greater than John the Baptist: notwithstanding he that is least in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he” (Matthew 11:11). He was more than a prophet!
Least in the kingdom of heaven — do others know what that means…by looking at you?!
Least is an attitude about ourselves. Read it all