Category: Life

John 3 The Currents of Righteous Living

The Apostle John’s writing style presents a number of difficulties for the modern reader.  The primary audience knew what he sought to convey due to immediate conflict they had with false teachers in their midst and the cultural setting.  These false teachers plagued the…

Resurrection and Freedom

More often than not, Easter messages focus on the gospels, the first four books of the New Testament, and rightly so.  These are historical accounts narrating the life, death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus.  Less frequently do messages arise from the various New Testament…

Jesus: Life in Himself

The life was manifested, and we have seen, and bear witness, and declare to you that eternal life which was with the Father and was manifested to us—” (1 John 1:3). John takes us to his next thought after introducing us to his eyewitness…

Jesus Claimed to be the Life, John 14:6

This claim is stunning when seen from the viewpoint of His humanity.  Humans die, and their bodies decay in the grave.  Given that Jesus is not just human but divine, He is eternal.  He also conquered death through His resurrection to demonstrate the durability of His…