The Seven I Am’s Of Jesus

by Jack Wellman
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Jesus said “I am the light of the world,” and several other “I am” statements. What do these mean? The Gospel of John The Gospel of John is the only Gospel that contains all seven of Jesus’ “I am” statements, and each one is significant and had special meaning which only the Jews could understand. […]

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What Does Jesus Mean By Saying “Follow Me?”

by Jack Wellman
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What does Jesus mean when He tells us “Follow Me?” A Christ-Follower I believe it is better to refer to believers as “Christ-followers” than it is to refer to them as Christians. To be a Christian is to be labeled as a believer, but this word is so generic today almost anyone can claim to […]

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What Did Jesus Mean When Talking About “Casting Pearls Before Swine”?

by Jack Wellman
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Jesus once talked about casting pearls before swine. What did He mean when He said this? What does it mean to us? The Pearl of Great Price Jesus once said that “the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant seeking beautiful pearls, who, when he had found one pearl of great price, went and sold […]

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Why Did Jesus Say On The Cross That God Had Forsaken Him?

by Jack Wellman
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Have you ever wondered why Jesus cried out on the cross, why God has forsaken Him?  What did that mean? Did the Father Forsake Jesus? We read of the account where Jesus cried out to the Father about being forsaken just before He died in Matthew 27:45-50 “Now from the sixth hour there was darkness […]

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7 Commandments Jesus Gave From the Gospels

by Jack Wellman
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Jesus gave us commands that went beyond the Ten Commandments, some new and some from the Old Testament. What seven commandments did Jesus give us from the Gospels? Jesus Commandments Like the Ten Commandments, these commands that Jesus gave in the gospels were not the ten suggestions but imperative commands that we have no room […]

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Red Letter Christians – Are Jesus’ Words More Important than Paul’s?

by Jack Wellman
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Should Christians focus on Jesus’ words alone? Are Paul’s or the rest of the apostle’s writings of secondary importance or are their writings equally important? Red Letter Bibles Maybe you have read some articles or heard some pastors say that they only revere Jesus’ teachings over Paul. Some even ignore all readings of the New […]

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What Did Jesus Say About The Poor? Bible Quotes and Study

by Derek Hill
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One of many verses that Jesus spoke about the poor says: “And Jesus answered them, ‘Go and tell john what you hear and see…the poor have good news preached to them.” (Matthew 11:4-5). How are we to live our lives and love the poor?  Let us look into Scripture and see what Jesus said. The […]

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Words of Jesus: 15 Amazing Bible Quotes

by David Peach

The first four books of the New Testament are full of quotes from Jesus. Many of these quotes stand on their own, but one should not forget to read them in context to get a full understanding of what the Lord was saying. Most Often Quoted One of the greatest, and most often quoted, verses […]

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