The Great Betrayal

Has anyone who knew you ever denied knowing you? Has a close friend ever been disloyal? Whether it was His own home town or His closest friends, Jesus knew what it was like to be betrayed. This four-week series deals with those who betrayed, denied, and abandoned Jesus leading up to his crucifixion. Through examining Peter, Judas, and the other disciples' unfaithfulness, we can ultimately see the faithfulness of Christ and his love and redemption in our brokenness.

Stronger Than Betrayal

The greatest showing of grace and mercy was Jesus seeking out the disciples who abandoned him, denied him publicly (Peter), and doubted his love and power (Thomas). Jesus remained faithful (2 Timothy 2:12-14, the ultimate example of faithfulness, loyalty, love, and friendship.