In this series, we go through the Gospel of John verse by verse. In this great book of the Bible, we get to fix our eyes on Jesus Christ, who is the central figure of life and history itself.
Whether you're just checking out what this Jesus stuff is all about, or you're a seasoned Christian looking to be encouraged in your walk, the Gospel of John is a great place for you to be!
John #28 - Hot Pursuit
November 20th, 2022 John 12:12-26
This message from John 12:12-26 highlights a particular heart we ought to have - a heart of pursuit for God. Here, Pastor Braden shows six things from these verses that help us get a jumpstart in our pursuit.
John #27 - Jesus and Three Kinds of People
November 13th, 2022 John 11:45-12:11
This message covers John 11:45-12:11. Seen here are three kinds of people as they pertain to Jesus: people who are against him, people who use him, and people who worship him.
John #26 - I Am the Resurrection and the Life
November 6th, 2022 John 11:1-44
This message covers a miraculous event recorded in John chapter 11. In this text, Jesus raises his friend Lazarus from the dead.
There is a LOT for us in this text, as Pastor Braden teaches on Jesus' divinity and humanity, how God's ways are higher than our ways, how Jesus wants to meet us in our grief, and what the Bible actually says about death and the afterlife.
John #25 - Jesus is God (And Why That Matters)
October 30th, 2022 John 10:22-42
In this message, Pastor Braden teaches through John 10:22-42. This text has one main, simple, profound point: Jesus is God. Here, we talk about how that claim is made and supported, as well as why that matters greatly to our lives.
John #24 - Following the Leader
October 23rd, 2022 John 10:1-21
In this message, Sean Bosse preaches from John 10:1-21. In this section of scripture, we compare and contrast godly and ungodly leaders and the effects of following them.
John #23 - Jesus Heals a Man Born Blind
October 9th, 2022 John 9:1-41
In this message, Pastor Braden teaches through all of John 9. This is a remarkable account of Jesus performing a great miracle, as well as how several different people responded to it.
There is much in here for our lives today!
John #22 - The Truth Will Set You Free
October 2nd, 2022 John 8:31-59
In the wake of Jesus' large claim that he is the light of the world (John 8:12), this message explores John 8:31-59. In this text, Jesus makes yet another large claim about himself - that if we abide in him, we will know the truth, and the truth will set us free.
John #21 - Jesus is the Light of the World
September 25th, 2022 John 8:12-30
In this message, Pastor Braden teaches from John 8:12-30. In this section of scripture, Jesus makes an outrageously large claim about himself - that he is "the light of the world". This is a statement we must respond to - especially since its truth is life-changing!
John #20 - Grace Like No Other
June 12th, 2022 John 7:53-8:11
This message has two parts:
1) Explaining the nature of this text and if it can be studied as a reliable part of scripture
2) Exploring the awesome reality of Jesus' grace. God has a grace for you that is beyond what you might think is possible!
This grace is an absolute necessity for us - have you experienced it?
John #19 - Rivers of Living Water
June 5th, 2022 John 7:37-52
Life leaves us wanting and parched. There are all sorts of places we turn to in an attempt to be satisfied - more money, new relationships, status, material things... but if we're being honest, none of them are quite good enough.
Jesus invites us to a different sort of solution. When we give ourselves to him, we can experience the presence and power of the Holy Spirit in our lives.
John #18 - Do You Know Him?
May 29th, 2022 John 7:25-36
In this message, Pastor Braden teaches from John 7:25-36. This text reminds us that the foundation of the life God has created us to live is a personal relationship with Jesus. This begs the critical question: do you know him yourself?
John #17 - Check Your Foundation
May 22nd, 2022 John 7:1-24
God has a life for you! It's a good, full life that involves many things, but it is ultimately built on a particular foundation - us having a personal relationship with Jesus. In this message are six signs that you might not be building on the right foundation.
John #16 - The Words of Eternal Life
May 15th, 2022 John 6:6-71
Here, Geoff Clarke leads us through a very important and interesting section of scripture, where many people deserted Jesus because they were offended at his teaching. We need to see ourselves in this: how will we respond to the person and work of Jesus in our lives?
John #15 - "I Am the Bread of Life"
May 8th, 2022 John 6:22-59
Sean Bosse leads us through a section of scripture containing one of Jesus' famous "I am" statements: "I am the bread of life". This is more than just religious sentiment; Jesus is making a huge claim here. Listen now to hear about the food our souls need if we're going to truly live.
John #14 - Jesus Walks On Water
May 1st, 2022 John 6:16-21
You have probably heard the story about Jesus walking on water! As we explore in this message, though, there is more to it than it seems. God has an encouraging word in this for you - he is great AND good, even in your storms!
John #13 - Jesus Feeds the 5000
April 24th, 2022 John 6:1-15
Within this text lies one of the most widely-known miracles that Jesus ever performed - the feeding of the 5000. This text contains more than just a record of a miracle from 2000 years ago; it contains a word from God for us today.
John #12 - Can I Get A Witness?
April 10th, 2022 John 5:19-47
This section of scripture contains Jesus making a case about why we should acknowledge him as Lord and God, referencing six witnesses along the way. This gives us reason to pause and consider: "am I regarding Jesus as I should in my life?"
John #11 - The Source of Your Healing & Hope
April 3rd, 2022 John 5:1-18
In this message, Pastor Braden teaches through the section of scripture where Jesus heals a paralyzed man. In this text, we see two universal human desires: healing and hope. More importantly, we see where we can truly find both of these things!
John #10 - God is With Us
March 27th, 2022 John 4:43-54
In this message, Sean Bosse brings the Word about Jesus healing an official's son, but as you'll hear, it paints a much bigger picture even than that!
John #9 - We Believed Because You Told Us
March 20th, 2022 John 4:31-42
In this message, Geoff Clarke teaches through the aftermath of Jesus' encounter with the woman at the well (John 4:1-30). Here, we see that many people believed in Jesus because of this woman's testimony about him. How are we doing sharing our testimony of what Jesus has done for us?
John #8 - You Are Invited!
March 13th, 2022 John 4:1-30
This message is about a famous encounter that Jesus had with a woman at a well. Seen in great measure here is the fact that Jesus is a God of grace - his grace is an invitation for us to draw closer to him, and so discover what it means to truly live.
John #7 - The Heart of the Matter
March 6th, 2022 John 3:22-36
Jesus has a life for every single one of us - it's a full, purposeful, joyful, meaningful life that is marked by walking in relationship with him.
In this message, we see that our experience of this life is tied to the condition of our heart before God.