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Being Human

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Being Human
What does it mean . . .
to be human?
to be a person?
to be fully alive?


What do you

What have you heard people

say about being human?

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Jesus shows us
how to live . . .

by his actions.
by his words.

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Life is good.

God loves us.

God wants us to be

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Jesus heals . . .


Jesus heals by forgiving sin.

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Jesus accepted everyone:

tax collectors
women and children

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Jesus teaches us to choose what is good.

[T]he Son of Man did not
come to be served but to serve and
to give his life as a ransom for
(Matthew 20:28).

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Jesus teaches us how to be fully alive.

Depend on God.
Accept who we are becoming.
Create an inclusive community.
Care for others.
Work for justice.
Grow in relationship with God.

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I came so that they might

have life and have it more
abundantly (John 10:10).

Being Human

What does Jesus teach me about being human?

What is my biggest challenge in being a good person?
How does Jesus give me hope?
What will I remember in the days ahead that will help me?

The Scripture quotations in this PowerPoint are from the New American Bible, revised
edition 2010, 1991, 1986, 1970 Confraternity of Christian Doctrine, Inc., Washington, DC.
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