Posts from April 2016

John 8:48-59 “Unconditional”

There is a point we each will face in life where we must answer this question, “What’s more important, honoring our flesh or honoring Jesus (John 5:22-23)?” Jesus’ claims were not those of a demon possessed man nor was He seeking glory for Himself. He only sought to honor the Father. So, He challenges the…

John 8:37-47 “Who’s Your Daddy?”

When Jesus came to these descendants of Abraham speaking the truth about their need to be set free, they not only rejected Him but sought to murder Him! So Jesus says, “No, you might be a blood descendent of Abraham, but you’re not spiritually one of his kids because you don’t have the belief and…

John 8:25-36 “Free Indeed”

Click here to view this week’s teaching or other past teachings. You’ve likely heard the phrase “The Truth Shall Set You Free” It sounds good, but It’s not true absent the action which Jesus says is necessary to be set free by the truth! His words suggest that some only believed superficially, but hadn’t yet committed themselves to Him…

Moses & The Red Sea

True Heroes Give God the Credit. Exodus 13:17-15:21 Though finally released from slavery, the two million Israelites led by Moses were not carefree travelers as they began their journey to the Promised Land.  The most direct route to Canaan was pitted with danger, and God knew it would shake the Israelites’ faith if they confronted…

John 8:12-24 “Do You See The Light?”

Here we find Jesus continuing to teach at the temple, using more analogies from the wilderness days commemorated by the ongoing Feast of Tabernacles!  Lamps lined the temple area during the feast where people gathered to sing and celebrate, commemorating God guiding them as a cloud by day and lighting the way by night! Jesus, likely…

What if Jesus is a Liar?

Who is Jesus? Jesus Is Always Truthful. He is The Way, The Truth, and The Light! Some people don’t know Jesus very well today; they say Jesus is a liar.  We all know how it feels to be lied to.  Use this lesson to help understand that we don’t feel this way with Jesus because…