Despite the harsh backlash of the townsfolk, her father, Atticus, became chosen to represent him in court. Meanwhile, The Chosen, tells about a Jewish boy, Reuven, and although their different religions, befriended another boy his age called Danny. Reuven’s father, David Malter played a large role in his son’s life, and taught him many things. Overall, the characters in both books represent many Christ-like qualities, however three people who stand out the most are Scout, David Malter, and Atticus. Similar to Christ, Scout portrays outstanding characteristics because she treated everyone the same.
Joseph experienced great tragedy very early on in life, yet he never used his circumstances as an excuse to do wrong. Even though things looked grim, God was working everything for the good of Joseph. Students need to trust in Jesus and follow him all the days of their lives no matter the circumstances. God has good things in store for those who trust and obey
After the war was over Louie 's life changed forever. He was a believer and follower of Jesus Christ. After the war was over Louie 's faith did not stop. He was excited and enthusiastic about the opportunity God had given him for his life. Louie started a camp for boys named “Victory Boys camp”.
Because once we accept Jesus in our lives as our Lord and Saviour we try and imitate Him. He is our friend and companion for life but when we sin, sin separates us from him. This does not mean that we do not qualify for eternal life but we do not want to live a life without Jesus by our side. People who are friends with each other do not do opposite things but try and copy from each other. We need to copy how Jesus lived; He was pushed many times by wrong teachers and Pharisees but His self-control was just amazing.
As these deal with Jesus’ character such as his role as a teacher and his explanations of the message of God many find viewing images of Jesus as the easiest way of interpreting Jesus and his message. However Bultmann is greatly criticized for his views on Christology by Christologists today. One such person is (Strecker, 2000) who argues that the image of Jesus developed is in the religious content of Judaism Jesus spoke of the coming of the kingdom of God and explained it in a way that was relevant to the time of his teaching. This supporting that Jesus’ teaching was an integral part of his life and vital to the spreading of the message of the Kingdom of
He is big and happy in the movie; he carries a big torch and a green robe. This ghost is by far the most friendly of the group because he looks like he is celebrating, as I can see because of the joy he always seems to have. The ghost of Christmas present has the mission to teach the happiness that Christmas represents to Scrooge as he visits his nephew. He also took Scrooge to see the sadder things, so Scrooge helps to fix them. Bob Cratchitt is the poor employee that works for Scrooge, and even though Scrooge so mistreats him, he remains a loyal and grateful employee.
To present reformed believers, these things can be seen as pertinent parts of his life that would lead to many radical changes in the church. Whether Martin Luther followed the occupational path that his father wanted for him or not, Martin Luther still remains a spiritually inspirational man and a man that thirsted for knowledge and understanding about the salvation that God has given to His people. Since the all-powerful God put certain events and influences into Martin’s life to help him find the truth about Him, so God also places specific events and influences in His people’s lives to guide them in their search for truth and ultimately, guide them to
Many times, especially at Bible College it gets monotonous and even robotic to say that Jesus is the reason why we have peace with the Father as it is said many times and loses its meaning. While reading up and researching for this, the love and appreciation I have for all that Jesus went through for me personally is exhilarating and rekindles the appreciation I have for all that He has done. Secondly, this helps to get me more confident as I add to reasons as to why Jesus is the messiah long awaited for. Growing up in a Christian household, I have just believed and shared that Jesus is the messiah because it was what was told to me as child. Now in researching it and seeing for myself that Jesus corresponds to a prophecy that was written about 700 years before is mind-blowing and helps me to be way more cemented in my
Humility plays an important role in understanding Paul’s message. Jesus exemplified humility in every aspects. Although He had equal status with god, He did not consider Himself to be equal with the Father. Instead, He took the form of a human and emptied Himself to serve. His greatness and humility can be seen through how He was obedient to the last minutes on earth.