In the third installment of the “The Seven Last Sayings of Christ” series, Pastor Dwayne looks at Jesus speaking to his mother in John chapter 19. He uses the passage to deal with several issues including how Jesus taught us to think about the needs of others.

Dear Woman, Here Is Your Son. Here Is Your Mother.

7, The Last Sayings of Christ, Part 03

John 19:26 – When Jesus saw his mother there, and the disciple whom he loved standing nearby, he said to his mother, “Dear woman, here is your son,”

Luke 2:34-35 – …Simeon blessed them and said to Mary, his mother: “This child is destined to cause the falling and rising of many in Israel, and to be a sign that will be spoken against, 35 so that the thoughts of many hearts will be revealed. And a sword will pierce your own soul too.”

When We Suffer

 Jesus taught us to think about the needs of others.

John 19:26 – When Jesus saw his mother there, and the disciple whom he loved standing nearby, he said to his mother, “Dear woman, here is your son,”

  •   Jesus taught us to think of responsibility, love and sacrifice.
  •   Jesus asks those He loves to take care of others.John 19:27 – 27 and to the disciple, “Here is your mother.” From that time on, this disciple took her into his home.

    Philippians 4:19 – And my God will meet all your needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus.