[ETERNAL LIFE]John 11.25-27 04.21.2019
Resurrection Sunday | CFA | Pastor Tracy Cook
TEXT John 11.25-27 ESV
25 Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live, 26 and everyone who lives and believes in me shall never die. Do you believe this?” 27 She said to him, “Yes, Lord; I believe that you are the Christ, the Son of God, who is coming into the world.”
- OUR ETERNAL LIFE COST JESUS HIS EARTHLY LIFE.
John 6.54 ESV54 Whoever feeds on my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life, and I will raise him up on the last day.
John 3.16 ESV16 “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.
- OUR ETERNAL LIFE COMES THROUGH BELIEF, NOT WORKS.
John 3.36 ESV36 Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life; whoever does not obey the Son shall not see life, but the wrath of God remains on him.
John 6.47 ESV47 Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever believes has eternal life.
Ephesians 2.8-10 ESV8 For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, 9 not a result of works, so that no one may boast. 10 For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.
Romans 6.23 ESV23 For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
- OUR ETERNAL LIFE RESULTS IN A RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD THROUGH JESUS.
John 17.3 ESV1 When Jesus had spoken these words, he lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, “Father, the hour has come; glorify your Son that the Son may glorify you, 2 since you have given him authority over all flesh, to give eternal life to all whom you have given him. 3 And this is eternal life, that they know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom you have sent.
1 John 5.20 ESV20 And we know that the Son of God has come and has given us understanding, so that we may know him who is true; and we are in him who is true, in his Son Jesus Christ. He is the true God and eternal life.
John 14.6 ESV 6 Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.