Scripture Reference: John 11:1-44
Have you ever wondered how Jesus feels about how and what you feel?
JESUS SEES YOUR TEARS (v 33-34)
JESUS SHARES IN YOUR SUFFERING (v 33-35)
JESUS SUPPLIES YOUR NEEDS (EVEN WHEN YOUR GREATEST NEED IS JUST TO KNOW HE WEEPS WITH YOU) (v 38ff)
He first visibly, demonstrated His compassion…
He called them to faith…”Remove the stone”
He confronted their fear and embarrassment, and shame
He pressed through with this truth…
John 11:40 —> “Jesus said to her, ‘Did I not say to you that if you believe, you will see the glory of God?’”
This is the path to glory … Heartache to surrender to faith
“Remove the stone”
What is the stone before you today? Embarrassment? Shame? Fear?