Scripture Text: Luke 17:1-5
Memory Verse: “Great peace have they that love thy law: and nothing shall offend them.” Psalm 119:165
Lesson Aim: To emphasize the importance of learning to forgive.
Forgiving does not come naturally. It is not in our human nature to forgive. Jesus’ teaching on forgiveness was radical. The apostles were so challenged by Jesus’ response in Luke 17:4 that they cried out to the Lord, “Increase our faith.” Jesus let us know that we must love even our enemies. Forgiveness is still a challenge for us today.
Jesus admonished the disciples that if a