Jesus is the Resurrection and the Life

John 11:25,33-44 Jesus is the Resurrection and the Life Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall John 11:25a Jesus said to her (Martha), “I am the resurrection and the life.” As His friend, Lazarus, lay a corpse in a nearby tomb, Jesus made one of His boldest claims ever. It...

Jesus is the Bread of Life

John 6:4-11,32-35 Jesus is the Bread of Life Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall John 6:4-7 (Holman) Now the Passover, a Jewish festival, was near. Therefore, when Jesus looked up and noticed a huge crowd coming toward Him, He asked Philip, “Where will we buy bread so...

Jesus is New Life

John 2:23-3:10 Jesus is New Life Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall John 2:23-25 (Holman) While He was in Jerusalem at the Passover Festival, many trusted in His name when they saw the signs He was doing. Jesus, however, would not entrust Himself to them, since He knew...

Gentiles Owe the Jews

Romans 15:8-12 Gentiles Owe the Jews Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Introduction We must accept one another, receiving one another as Christ has received us (verse 7). Exclusiveness needs to be excluded. Jesus came to welcome all people, whatever their differences....

The Bible Encourages Us

Romans 15:4c-7 The Bible Encourages Us Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Rom. 15:4c (Holman) . . .and through the encouragement from the Scriptures. Scripture teaches us (v. 4a), strengthens us (v. 4b), and as we now learn, encourages us. When tidal waves knock us...

Jesus Makes All Things New

John 2:6-22 Jesus Makes All Things New Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall The Gospel of John is my favorite Bible book, and contains my favorite Bible verse (3:16). Its stories, conversations, discourses, and miracles are easy to read, but looks can deceive. I remind...