IAM: 7 Things Jesus Says About Himself
The Good Shepherd
June 30, 2019 • Tom Oyler
This series is about statements, claims, Jesus made about Himself selected by John the apostle to demonstrate his identity as the Son of God, so that those who believe in Him might have eternal life. "I am the good shepherd; the good shepherd lays down His life for His sheep." -John 10:11 In John 10:11, Jesus made a claim that resonated like none other.
The Light of the World
June 23, 2019 • Titus O'Bryant
Darkness lives in and often dominates our world. Its influence seeps into our soul, clouding our line of sight and perceptions. Jesus is the light that overcomes the darkness. We experience the power of his light throughout our lives, just as those who listened to him and saw him work in the first century did. Let’s find the Lord Jesus as our light together…
The Bread of Life
June 16, 2019 • Jacob Bouvier
We pour so much time, energy, effort, and resources into seeking that which will satisfy us. We travel the world, look for love, climb the corporate ladder – all in search of lasting fulfillment. None of these are evil pursuits in and of themselves. In fact, they can be quite noble. We can travel to grow our appreciation for nature and culture. We can look for love in order give ourselves away, to know and be known. We can work hard for financial stability and responsibility to care for the ones we love. But even the noblest of pursuits can divert our gaze from that which our souls really and truly need: God the Father in his Son, Jesus, who gives himself through his Spirit. May you, today, look to Christ as your highest joy, your most valued prize, and your most precious treasure. In Him alone will you find what your heart has so desperately been searching for: life.