Jesus is the Word

Jesus is the Word

Sermon Scripture:  John 1:1-18

Sermon Big Idea:  Jesus is the Word.  He was present in the beginning and all things were made through Him.  He is God!

John 20:30-31

  1. He is the Word (v. 1-3)
    1. God used words at creation (Genesis 1:3,5,6,8,9,10,11,26-31)
    2. God used words to call Abram (Genesis 12:1-3)
    3. God used words to introduce himself to Moses (Exodus 3:13-14)
    4. Jesus used the same language for himself (Jn 6,8,10,11,14,15)
    5. Brought people to a halt at time of arrest (Jn 18:4-6)
  2. He is light (v. 1:4-8)
    1. Of the world – John 8:12
    2. If we don’t follow the light, we die for our sins – John 8:24
    3. John told people this first
  3. He was known but unknown (v. 9-13)
    1. Some never knew Him (John 8:13,25)
    2. Those who came to know Him became family (1:12)
  4. He is grace (v. 14-18)
    1. Grace just get to see Him (Exodus 33:18-20)
    2. Grace offered through Him (Ephesians 2:8, Romans 5:8)

To reset Jesus in your life is to first know who He is.  He is eternal, He is light, He is known, He is God! Jesus is the Word.