Big idea: Jesus equips us disciples for ministry in this world.
Given power and a message (1-15).
The Kingdom of God is the already-not-yet state of truth and grace and life with God because of Jesus.
Briefed about the difficulties (16-25).
Relieved from fears by Jesus’ loved (26-33).
Prepared for loss, yet gaining (34-39).
Trained to accept help along the way (40-42).