The Gospel of John – Do not be driven by selfishness

This section of scripture uncovers the true motivation of the crowd following Jesus: selfishness. This passage is part of a long dialogue where Christ clarifies the meaning of His miracles. Jesus has just explained that He, Himself, is the ''Bread of Life'' which people are meant to seek. In response, the people complain amongst themselves. … Continue reading The Gospel of John – Do not be driven by selfishness

The Gospel of John – I Am the Bread of Life

As we continue through Chapter 6 of the Gospel of John, we find that the people are still showing more interest in the spectacle of Jesus miraculous works rather than the message and meaning intended in His works. They are seeking but they do not seek the truth. Follow this series on the Gospel of … Continue reading The Gospel of John – I Am the Bread of Life

The Gospel of John – Walk on Water

This is the by far one my favourite signs and wonders Jesus performs. In this part of John's account of the Gospel, Jesus walks on water, we'll get to the details in a bit. There are similar accounts of this story in the Gospel of Matthew 14:22-33 and Mark 6: 45-52, but it is only … Continue reading The Gospel of John – Walk on Water

The Gospel of John – Jesus at Creation

Read: The Gospel of St John- Introduction John 1:1-5 The Word Became Flesh 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was with God in the beginning. 3 Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. 4 In him was life, and that life was the light of … Continue reading The Gospel of John – Jesus at Creation

The Value of Theology

Today's post seeks to demonstrate that there are different approaches that can be applied to theology and highlights the value theology can bring to any Christian, whether a Christian is in a leadership role or not. The foremost importance in theology is to understand what theology is. Then, this post seeks to demonstrate the different … Continue reading The Value of Theology