By Michael Julian
Pastor, Macedonia Baptist Church, Kenton
Focal Passage: John 14:8-11, 16-20, 23-26
What grander subject could we seek to explore and extract truth from other than the subject of the nature of God? And while the intricacies of Father, Son, and Spirit have baffled theologians for centuries, understand that God reveals Himself in knowable fashion. So, let us turn to the words of Jesus in John 14 to help us mine the depths of the nature of the revealed God.
John 14:8-11: “To know Jesus, the Son of God, is to know the Father.”
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