by AUE mySalvos | 20th March 0 Comments
Originally featured on the Australia Southern Territory Corps Resource website, this Sermon Series, written by the Rev Kevin Giles, looks at Jesus' seven "I AM" statements in the Gospel of John. In the four Gospels Jesus’ unique authority and identity as the Son of God are expressed in sayings which begin with the words ‘I am’ (Greek, ego eimi), a phenomenon most frequently seen in John’s Gospel. For Jews who knew their Bibles well the force of all these ‘I am’ sayings would have been clear. Jesus was saying, ‘I am God.’ In hearing me you are hearing God speak. In fact many of Jesus' I AM statements are derived from Old Testament metaphors.
The sermon series pack includes: