When Jesus Prayed


When Jesus Prayed
John 17:1-26 (CSB)

  1. Jesus Prays for Himself
    1. Jesus has the authority to give eternal life
      1. Jesus is the ark of the new testament
      2. Eternal life is knowing God
    2. Jesus brought glory to God by doing the work of God
      1. Jesus is a lover of people
      2. God has good works for us to do
      3. Believing on Jesus
      4. Following Jesus…is believing
      5. Loving your family-spouse, children
      6. Loving God’s people
      7. Loving people in general
  2. Jesus prays for His eleven disciples
    1. He prays for their protection
    2. He prays for their unity
    3. He prays for their joy
    4. He prays for their character
  3. Jesus prays for us today
    1. They would be ONE in unity!
    2. In spite of Jesus’ prayer, we are divided
    3. We divide over theological differences
    4. We divide over preferences

The Gospel of John - So That We Might Believe

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Jimmy Acree (Pastor Jimmy) has served as lead pastor elder of the Bacon’s Castle family since September of 1987. Fresh out of seminary, he returned to the area where God brought him and this church together. There was actually only one week between the former pastor’s leaving and Jimmy beginning to preach.Jimmy is a graduate of Ferrum College and Columbia International University. He had completed his course work for a DMin from Liberty University though still lacks to complete his dissertation.Raised in Latin America, Jimmy is fluent in Spanish and loves to practice his Español!He and his wife Anne have six grown children spread out across the country. Jimmy enjoys motorcycle riding and enjoying the company of friends, both old and new.

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