Prediction and Picture
What kind of King and Kingdom?
- What Jesus said would happen did.
- 500 years before, what God said would happen did.
- The contrast between kings and kingdoms couldn’t be clearer.
- Latent within His conspiracy is a confrontation with the powers of this world.
Luke 4.18-19 – The King comes for PRECISELY those who cannot help themselves
- Some think Jesus is disinterested, but He cares about you.
- Bartimaeus sense of desperation was matched by his sense of abandon.