Surrender Serve Sow
Faith Baptist Church
John and Romans Study
Part 1 The Gospel of John
Theme Verses: John 20:30-31 "And many other signs truly did Jesus in the presence of his disciples, which are not written in this book: But these are written, that ye might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and that believing ye might have life through his name."
Every chapter in John declares either by word or action that Christ is God.
Matthew, Mark, Luke describe events, John describes the meaning of those events.
7 Sermons that include "I am"
6:35 Bread of life
8:12, 9:5 Light of the world
10:7 Door of the sheep
10:11 Good shepherd
11:25 The resurrection and the Life
14:6 The Way, Truth, Life
15:1 The true vine
Also see the usage in 8:58 What does this show?
7 Miracles that show salvation
1st 3 Show how salvation comes.
Water 2 Wine (2:1-11) -by the words of God, when mans provision fails.
Healing of the nobleman's son (4:46-54) -By Faith
Healing of the paralytic man (5:1-9)
Turning point, God using human means (disciples) to take bread (the Gospel) to people who are in need.
Final 3 show the results of salvation in the believer.
5. The calming of the storm (6:15-21) salvation brings peace
6. Healing of the blind man (9:1-7) salvation brings light
7. Raising of Lazarus (11:38-45) salvation brings life