Rich with Information

today's reading.
John 1:1-18 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God...
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think about it.
From John's introduction, what do you learn about Jesus and why He came (1:1-18)? What was John the Baptist's role (1:6-8)? What happens when you receive Christ (1:12-13)? In what ways does "light" describe Jesus and His work?

the blog.
The opening verses of John are simply overflowing with information on Jesus. A lot is revealed to us in a very short read. We see that Jesus is the Word, that He was in the beginning with God, that He was God, and that He is our creator…I'll let you read and consider the rest.

So was there a particular verse or description of Jesus that really spoke to you today? (For me, it was verse 5. "The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it." It was a good and needed reminder.) Did you see anything new about Jesus here in John 1:1-18? Tami W. 

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