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"But what about you?" he asked. "Who do you say I am?"

Simon Peter answered, "You are the Messiah, the Son of the living God.

Matthew 16:15-16, NIV

 

"Now the tax collectors and sinners were all drawing near to him. And the Pharisees and the scribes grumbled, saying, 'This man receives sinners and eats with them.'" 

Luke 15:1-2, ESV

 

"It was fitting to celebrate and be glad, for this your brother was dead, and is alive; he was lost, and is found." 

Luke 15:32, ESV

 

Read Luke 15:11-32

 

Who did you think Jesus was when you were a kid? How did you picture him? 

How do you think society currently views Jesus? 

Who does Jesus claim to be? 

Who is Jesus to you now?