What's So Funny about Faith? - Word Document  [Download] -     By: Christianity Today International
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Christianity Today / 2009 / Word Document

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Format: Word Document
Vendor: Christianity Today
Publication Date: 2009
Availability: In Stock
Series: Current Issues Bible Studies

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How Christian standup comedians help us toward a more holistic faith.


Laughter, they say, is the best medicine. Indeed, there is some evidence that laughing (as well as faith and prayer) can help cure disease. In this study, based on Marshall Allen s review of Christian standup comedians, we will look at the role that humor plays in the lives of Christians and in the Bible.

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SCRIPTURE: Genesis 18:9-15; Luke 7:31-35; Mark 10:25-27; Matthew 23:24; Matthew 15:7-14; 1 Corinthians 1:18-25


    Identify the Current Issue

    Discover the Eternal Principles

--Teaching point one: Laughter can be a sign of unbelief as well as an expression of faith and gratitude.

--Teaching point two: Jesus enjoyed a good party.

--Teaching point three: Jesus used humor to communicate truths about the gospel and discipleship.

--Teaching point four: God uses what the world sees as foolishness (cause for a big laugh) to bring about his eternal purposes.

    Apply Your Findings


    Standup for Jesus, by Marshall Allen (2002)

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