Due to a change in podbean;s format, this original post is not available. However, this is an earlier recording of the entire chapter, verse by verse.
Due to the change in podbean's format, the original post of this chapter is not available. However, this is an earlier recording of the book chapter by chapter verse by verse.
Verse by verse bible study on this last chapter in the book of John. Learn why the disciples did not readily identify Jesus. Explore the culture of the fishermen of that day. Get an understanding as to why Jesus asks Peter those three important, "Do you love me?"
Walk with us in this verse by verse bible study of John chapter 20. Follow along in your bible as we explore John's gospel account of the resurrection and how it harmonizes with the other gospel accounts. Find out why Jesus instructed Mary not to "touch" him and why she did not recognize him as her Lord and much more.
Verse by verse bible study on John chapter 19. See what's in store for the followers of Christ as they witness his persecution. See how this profound chapter can help us to prepare ourselves for what's ahead for us as followers of Our Lord.
When you are opposed in a confrontation, how do you respond? Your response is important because it measures your Christ-likeness. In other words, measure yourself by Christ in order to see if have conformed to His image. When He was confronted did he "just keep the peace"? That is to say, was he non-responsive to keep down the conflict? Listen to how John says Jesus faced opposition and learn how to face yours.
This is the true Lord's prayer. Our Lord is praying for His disciples, those who had been with Him, and those who will come to believe in Him. He prays for oneness of all who believe but the unity has a condition....TRUTH! Jesus glorified His Father's name, and the Holy Spirit glorifies Jesus name. Whose name will you glorifying? If you are glorifying your pastor or your own name, you are not included in this prayer and you're not upholding the TRUTH.
Everyone loves promise books, right. All the promises of God collected in one book for your enjoyment. But not all the promises of God are recorded in these books. They always leave out these in John 16. But why? And why do we not look for these signs that the Holy Spirit is present in people? Why do we look for tongues and rolling on the floor and healing instead of what Jesus said we should look for. Jesus explains the role of The Holy Spirit and He is not who western christendom says He is. Listen and see if your perception of the Holy Spirt and the promises of God are correct.
In this chapter, John portrays Jesus as the True Vine of God. He instructs His disciples in order to prepare them for his departure. But he calls them friend. How can one so divine call himself a friend to mere humans? Listen and see how you can become a friend to Jesus.