John Ch 8 V 31-47

31To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. 32Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”

33They answered him, “We are Abraham’s descendants[b] and have never been slaves of anyone. How can you say that we shall be set free?”

34Jesus replied, “I tell you the truth, everyone who sins is a slave to sin. 35Now a slave has no permanent place in the family, but a son belongs to it forever. 36So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed. 37I know you are Abraham’s descendants. Yet you are ready to kill me, because you have no room for my word. 38I am telling you what I have seen in the Father’s presence, and you do what you have heard from your father.[c]

39“Abraham is our father,” they answered.

“If you were Abraham’s children,” said Jesus, “then you would[d] do the things Abraham did. 40As it is, you are determined to kill me, a man who has told you the truth that I heard from God. Abraham did not do such things. 41You are doing the things your own father does.”
“We are not illegitimate children,” they protested. “The only Father we have is God himself.”

42Jesus said to them, “If God were your Father, you would love me, for I came from God and now am here. I have not come on my own; but he sent me. 43Why is my language not clear to you? Because you are unable to hear what I say. 44You belong to your father, the devil, and you want to carry out your father’s desire. He was a murderer from the beginning, not holding to the truth, for there is no truth in him. When he lies, he speaks his native language, for he is a liar and the father of lies. 45Yet because I tell the truth, you do not believe me! 46Can any of you prove me guilty of sin? If I am telling the truth, why don’t you believe me? 47He who belongs to God hears what God says. The reason you do not hear is that you do not belong to God.”

.  If we follow Jesus’ teachings and believe in Him, we will come to know Him and we shall be set free from sin. We are a slave to whatever we do, such as video games, job, anything that takes up the most of your life. Jesus is telling us what God told Him, and yet many of us only believe what has came from the world, from what we hear otherwise. The only being we should put our faith in is only God and God only, not in man. There are many men who claim God in their only Father, yet they do not obeying His commands or trying to emulate Jesus.

.  If we really did put God as the God of our lives, we would believe in Jesus. If God had not sent Jesus, who would have died for our sins? If the promised Savior did not come yet, would we have a reason to continue living? Jesus came because God sent Him to save mankind. Non-believers, when they hear sermons and read from the bible, they will not be able to understand the scripture because they have not come to know God yet. These people are still following the ways of the world, and the king on earth is the devil. The temptation of wealth, fame, and power are all there, and people are still trying to attain those things instead of coming to know Jesus Christ. Jesus is sinless, will always tell the truth, why are there still some of us who do not accept Him? ” The reason you do not hear is that you do not belong to God.” You have not accepted Jesus as your life, God as your life, that is why the bible is just a book of words and good morals to you.

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