Lesson 2 Message Notes 3/4/2018
Lesson 2: “The Garden of Gethsemane”
I. The Garden was a Place of _________________________________
“They went to a place called Gethsemane, and Jesus said to his disciples, “Sit here while I pray.” He took Peter, James and John along with him, and he began to be deeply distressed and troubled. “My soul is overwhelmed with sorrow to the point of death,” he said to them. “Stay here and keep watch.” Mark 14:32-34
· Jesus is __________ with __________
· Disciples told to _________________
II. The Garden was a Place of __________________________________
“Going a little farther, he fell to the ground and prayed that if possible the hour might pass from him. “Abba, Father,” he said, “everything is possible for you. Take this cup from me. Yet not what I will, but what you will.” Mark 14:35-36
· Abba =
· Cup =
III. The Garden was a Place of __________________________________
“37Then he returned to his disciples and found them sleeping. … 38 Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation. …39 Once more he went away and prayed the same thing. 40 When he came back, he again found them sleeping, because their eyes were heavy. They did not know what to say to him. 41 Returning the third time, he said to them, “Are you still sleeping and resting? Enough! The hour has come. Look, the Son of Man is delivered into the hands of sinners.” Mark 14:37-41 (selected)
· Jesus __________ because of His __________ for you.
· This is the greatest __________ of God’s __________ for you.
“Because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions – it is by grace you have been saved.” Ephesians 2:4-5