New Beginnings in the Book of John Essay
Gospel of John
Life Christian University
January 12, 2014
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I. BEGINNINGS – WORLD TO JESUS
The first chapter of John begins by saying, “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning. Through Him all things were made; without Him nothing was made that has been made. In Him was life, and that life was the light of men.” Although Jesus, the Word, has no beginning and no end; He has been, is and will always be; He gave a new beginning to everything since the first Word was spoken over the earth. The earth was void and without form, when the Word was spoken over it the earth transformed into something that could sustain life, a new beginning. In verse 12 it says, “Yet to all who received Him, to those who believed in His name, He gave the right to become children of God.” When we believe in Him, we become new. As children of God we no