Belief in the resurrected Savior, Jesus Christ, the Son of God, is foundational to the Christian faith and always manifests itself.
The cross is Jesus’ “hour” of glory where death gives birth to life.
The evil-intended treatment of Jesus reveals him as the good-intended fulfillment of God’s promises.
Jesus is the submissive paschal Lamb (18:28–32) Jesus is the reigning King over all (18:33–40)
Jesus, the True High Priest, is the bedrock of our confidence.
Treachery and Glory John 18:1-12 King Jesus surrenders to the world’s betrayal to drink the cup for the world’s salvation Two contrasting portraits (1) The treachery of the world (2) The glory of Jesus a. As the Sovereign King b. As the Submissive Lamb
Knowning God is made possible and experienced through Jesus alone.
John 17:24 The future certainty of seeing Christ’s glory is our present hope. Three certainties regarding the glory of Christ (1) His glory will be surely seen (2) His glory will be fully seen (3) His glory will be forever seen
Title: A Unified Bride Text: John 17:20-23 Big Idea: The glorious truth of the gospel is displayed to the ends of the earth through a unified bride. Outline: Jesus’ prayer provides some key understandings of unity: 1. Intercession is needed (20) 2. The spiritual depth of unity (21, 23) 3. What unity models (21-23) 4. What unity achieves (21, 23) 5. Practical…