In John 21 Jesus calls all those who trust in him to follow him and share the Good News with everyone!
In John 20 we discover that Jesus is alive! Not only does the resurrection prove His power, but it means that his promises are trustworthy. He is the resurrection and the life!
We have come to the climax of the life of Jesus. Jesus was born to die and He is remembered for his death on a cross. This is why Jesus came: that he might be the perfect sacrifice for the sins of the whole world.
In John 18 Jesus took his disciples into the garden of Gethsemane to pray. His betrayer then arrives with a contingent of Roman soldiers to arrest him. Jesus is falsely accused and sentenced to death!
In John 17 Jesus concludes His time alone with His disciples by praying to His Father. First, He prays for Himself, then He continues to pray for His disciples and finally for all believers.
In John 16, Jesus continues his farewell speech. He speaks about the future persecution of the believers, the work of the Holy Spirit and His victory over the world.
In John 15, Jesus speaks of the importance of his disciples staying connected with himself. He wanted them to experience great joy and produce lasting fruit.
In John 14 Episode 23, Jesus gives the disciples words of comfort for the days ahead. Not only did he want to give them a home in heaven, but he had another wonderful gift in store for them: the Holy Spirit.
In John 13 Episode 22, Jesus shared the Passover meal with his disciples. The time had almost come for Jesus to depart to go to His Father. The traitor is revealed and a new commandment is given. This night would be one to remember.
The promised king receives a grand welcome in Jerusalem, but his enemies are lurking in the crowd. The Passover is approaching and the time for the death of Jesus is near.