TEXT: JOHN 9:13-41
I. Every day is a Holy day for God to work (vv. 13-17)
A. Jesus can work in the life of anyone any day (vv. 13-15)
B. Jesus and His truth can be divisive in many places (v. 16; I Corinthians 14:33; James 3:13-18; Proverbs 13:10)
C. Jesus is real to those who have really experienced Him (v. 17)
II. When we choose to believe a lie, truth does not matter (vv. 18-23)
A. The Jews did not want to believe the truth of this man being blind
B. The Jews did not want to believe the truth of this man’s parents
C. The Jews did not want to believe the truth of Jesus, but chose to believe a lie
III. We need to speak what we know to be true about Jesus (vv. 24-33)
A. You cannot praise God without glorifying His Son (v. 24)
B. Our best witness of Jesus is what we know first-hand (v. 25)
C. People who do not know Jesus are totally confused (vv. 26-29)
D. This man who was healed was convinced of what he knew (vv. 30-33
IV. Jesus can save anyone who will truly believe on Him (vv. 34-41)
A. This man was rejected for what he knew to be true (v. 34)
B. Jesus did a greater miracle for this man than giving him sight (vv. 35-38)
C. Jesus spoke truth even to those who rejected His truth (vv. 39-41)
- Action Points:
- How are you letting Jesus work His truth in your life personally?
- What are you doing in your life personally to help you not be deceived by lies?
- What can you do to help your witness of Jesus to others to bring more glory to God?
- Do you truly know that you have truly believed on Jesus for true Salvation?