I AM Week 12: Day 2

Pray and read

Give thanks to God for calling you to faith in the Lord Jesus and ask that he would fill you with the knowledge of his will, through all the wisdom and understanding his Spirit gives. Read John 14:5-14.

Explore

Where is Jesus going? What does he mean when he says he is the way, the truth and the life? 

Jesus rebukes Phillip for his request that Jesus show them the Father. Consider what you’ve read in John’s gospel so far – is Jesus’ rebuke fair?

What does Jesus affirm here again about his relationship with the Father? What proof does Jesus offer to back up his claim?

Apply

What are the implications of Jesus’ words for the claim that all religions lead to God?

How would explain Jesus’ words “I am the way, the truth and the life” to someone who doesn’t yet trust in him. What hope can you offer them? 

What hope do Jesus’ words give you?

Pray

Father in heaven, I thank you that you have made yourself known to me in your Son, Jesus. Please help me to trust only in him for my salvation, and give me opportunities to speak of the hope I have in him today.

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