Tag: Believe

The Whole Story – Jesus, the Messiah (John)

Here is the plot of the final short story:

Short Story 7 – Raising Lazarus from the Dead (John 11:1-37, 38-44, 48)

Here is the plot of the final short story:

Short Story 6 – Healing a Man Born Blind (John 9:1-12, 13-41)

Here is the plot of the sixth short story:

Short Story 5 – Walking on Water (John 6:16-21)

Here is the plot of the fifth short story:

Short Story 4 – Feeding the 5,000 (John 6:1-15, 26)

Here is the plot of the fourth short story:

Short Story 3 – Healing a Lame Man (John 5:1-16, 17-47)

Here is the plot of the third short story:

Short Story 2 – Healing an Official’s Son (John 4:46-54)

Here is the plot of the second short story:

Short Story 1 – Water into Wine (John 2:1-11)

Here is the plot of the first short story:

The 7 Short Stories in John: Introduction

The Gospel of John features 7 short stories that offer a sampling of the miracles Jesus performed during his time of public ministry. At the end of the Gospel, John explained that he recorded these “signs” so that his readers would come to “believe… Continue Reading “The 7 Short Stories in John: Introduction”

What Were They Thinking?

In all three of the Synoptic Gospels (Matthew, Mark, and Luke) we find the story of how Jesus raised a little girl from the dead. At the moment just before the climax, we find a tumultuous crowd ridicule Jesus. Here’s how it went… While… Continue Reading “What Were They Thinking?”