“What we truly believe about Christ determines how we will respond to Him in this life.”
In order to properly respond to Christ we much first answer the question for our self, “What are you looking for?” “Come and See” ▪ A promise – “You will see” ▪ An invitation to experience life
Mary considered herself a servant from Christ’s birth The results were threefold. ▪ 1. The bridegroom's need was met. ▪ 2. Christ's glory was revealed.. ▪ 3. The faith of the disciples was strengthened. a sign is something that points beyond itself. It teaches a spiritual truth; it points to God and His provision in Jesus
God desired to use his chosen people as a witness to the nations The leaders used religion to isolate people from God Jesus condemned their false heart of religion, pretense, and empty ceremony We are God’s house ▪ Acts 17.24-25 ▪ 1 Peter 2.5
Shallow Faith - faith that exists only as long as its object fits our expectations He did not entrust himself to them The one who has the Son has life. The one who doesn’t have the Son of God does not have life. 1 John 5:12 (HCSB)
Our response to Christ in this life, will be His response toward us in the life to come.