Jesus did come to bring love and tolerance, not to sin but to follow the Scriptures. A lot of people have the mistaken idea that Jesus is a way but not the way. They think people can come to God in their own ways.
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The Law was given through Moses, but grace and truth were realized through Jesus Christ. We have this contrast. The Law led up to Christ but you see the Law could never save anybody. The Law could only bring us to a point of seeing God’s perfection and righteous requirements but nobody could keep the Law. The Law was never intended to save people. It instead was designed to be a schoolmaster to drive us to dependence upon the One that God would send the Lamb of God who would take away the sin of the world.
I want to stress a few thoughts here. I want to stress that this book then is not about an idea. It is about a Person. It is a book that tells us about the way that life truly is. We see certain themes in this gospel that tells us especially about who Jesus Christ is- His true identity and the true meaning of His revelation and redemption.
We’re going to be doing an introduction to the gospel of John. This is the beginning of a series of teachings throughout this wonderful gospel. Really the most unusual gospel, the most distinctive of the four gospels because of it’s distinct content and also a very distinctive style as we’ll see.
The Hebrew word for “feasts” (moadim) literally means “appointed times.” The feasts were laid out in the calendar year with the first three occurring close together, then the coming of … Continue reading The Seven Feasts and Their Prophetic Fulfillments