When someone stops trusting in Jesus and following Him …

1 John 5:4 tells us that "whatever is born of God overcomes the world; our faith overcomes the world." When someone stops trusting in Jesus and following Him, we must allow for the possibility that their "faith" was only a superficial faith, a "faith" that "endures for a time" but doesn't "endure to the end" …

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When we say, “We want to see Jesus”, we are led by the Holy Spirit to the Cross of Christ.

"We wish to see Jesus ... The hour has come that the Son of Man should be glorified ... I, if I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all people to Myself ...  although He had done so many signs before them, they did not believe in Him ... they loved the praise of men more …

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The blessing – it’s for you!

"Jesus looked at his disciples and said,“Blessed are those who are poor.    God’s kingdom is theirs.21 Blessed are those who are hungry.    They will be satisfied.Blessed are those who are crying.    They will laugh.22 Blessed are you when people hate you, avoid you,    insult you, and slander you        because you are committed to the Son of Man.23             Rejoice then, and be very happy!                You …

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John – the prophet; Jesus -the Saviour

"And you, my child, will be called a prophet of the Most High;    for you will go on before the Lord to prepare the way for him,77 to give his people the knowledge of salvation    through the forgiveness of their sins,78 because of the tender mercy of our God,    by which the rising sun will come to us from heaven79 to …

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