Much like a home adorned with beautiful ferns, our lips should flow with the message of Christ and our lives are to be adorned with the fruit of His Spirit. Love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control should define the landscape of our lives – the chief of which is LOVE. For “they will know we are Christians by our love”.

but I am doing just what the Father commanded me, so that the world may know that I love the Father. Get up, let us go from here.

We must come to Him believing, but like the official in today’s account of the second miracle, we must often move forward believing without seeing.

The One Who Believes and the One Who Doesn’t 35 The Father loves the Son and has placed all things under his authority. 36 The one who believes in the Son has eternal life. The one who rejects the Son will not see life, but God’s wrath remains on him. John 3:35-36 NET The Message Continues We last looked…

While the chief benefit of God’s gift is salvation we must not miss the secondary benefit, the freedom from condemnation of our sin.

Their confidence in who Jesus was – was being strengthened – and yet again the roots of their faith were growing deeper.

Seeing Him For Who He Is John 2:1-11 and SOAP John 2:11 This miraculous sign at Cana in Galilee was the first time Jesus revealed his glory. And his disciples believed in him. John 2:11 The Elephant in the Room First things first, let’s address the proverbial ‘elephant in the room’, found in verse 4,…

Jesus – The Word and The Creator Grab your favorite Bible and read John 1:1-18; SOAP: John 1:1-4 In the beginning the Word already existed.    The Word was with God,    and the Word was God.2 He existed in the beginning with God.3 God created everything through him,    and nothing was created except through him.4 The Word gave life to everything that…