Feb 28, 2021
The image of sheep and shepherd is very prominent throughout the Old Testament scriptures, and was very familiar to Jesus’ Jewish audience. Yet, despite their familiarity with the picture, these Jewish leaders struggled to understand exactly what Jesus was trying to communicate (see 10:6), as a result Jesus came at...
Feb 21, 2021
For the past few weeks, we have been studying Jesus as he attended the Feast of Booths in Jerusalem, and it’s been pretty intense. Intense because Jesus has been physically in front of the Crowds and Religious Leaders, verbally sparring over His claim to be the Messiah. His words have been straight and clear. He is...
Feb 14, 2021
For the last two weeks, we have been reading John 8, and specifically a conversation that Jesus had with a crowd during the Feast of Booths. He has been explaining to them many truths about himself and concerning their spiritual condition. There are those in the crowd who seem to accept some of the truths that Jesus...
Feb 7, 2021
What we are going to see today is that Jesus shifts the conversation from truths about Himself to truths about the people to whom he is speaking.
Jan 31, 2021
Jesus spoke plainly and clearly. These Pharisees were going to die in their sin. Lest there be any confusion, Jesus repeated this bleak truth two separate times. They would not be able to join Jesus where he was going.