SPOTLIGHT ON… The Spirit and Scripture

This term we’re enjoying our series called ‘The Spirit of Jesus,’ from John’s gospel. Every week we’ll be sharing a ‘Spotlight On…’ blog post from one of our teaching pastors. Each post will be on a key Biblical doctrine that’s especially prominent in John’s gospel. This week’s post is by Phil Strong, our Campus &[…]

United with Jesus

There’s been a few threads bouncing around John’s gospel about life and death, light and dark, knowing God. John’s talking about the salvation Jesus brings us the whole time, but sometimes pulling threads together is difficult. The whole Bible talks about Jesus dying on the cross to save us from our sin against God. He[…]

Homesick

John 14:15-31 15 “If you love me, keep my commands. 16 And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another advocate to help you and be with you forever— 17 the Spirit of truth. The world cannot accept him, because it neither sees him nor knows him. But you know him, for he lives with you and will be[a] in you. 18 I[…]

Why is the Son of God named Jesus?

Day 6 – John 1:19-29 19 Now this was John’s testimony when the Jewish leaders in Jerusalem sent priests and Levites to ask him who he was. 20 He did not fail to confess, but confessed freely, “I am not the Messiah.” 21 They asked him, “Then who are you? Are you Elijah?”He said, “I am not.”“Are you the Prophet?” He[…]