I AM the Way, the Truth, and the Life

By Barbara Rainey | April 2, 2021 | 1 Comment

“I AM the Way, and the Truth, and the Life. No one comes to the Father except through Me.” John 14:6 This trinity of names illustrates well the message of the Cross.  There is one Way to God: Jesus the Messiah.  There is one Truth: Jesus the Messiah. There is one Life Source, one Creator, […]

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I AM the True Vine

By Barbara Rainey | April 1, 2021 | 3 Comments

“I AM the True Vine, and my Father is the vinedresser.  … I am the vine, you are the branches. Whoever abides in Me  and I in him, he it is that bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing.” John 15:1, 5 Horticulture is the symbol for this name Jesus speaks […]

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I AM the Good Shepherd

By Barbara Rainey | March 31, 2021 | 5 Comments

“I AM the Good Shepherd. I know my own and My own know Me. …  I lay down My life for My sheep.” John 10:14-15 Leaders are shepherds.  Parents, teachers, coaches, mayors, governors, employers, pastors, priests, and every other titled position of authority implies a responsibility of caring, of shepherding the welfare of others. The […]

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I AM the Door

By Barbara Rainey | March 30, 2021 | 1 Comment

“I AM the Door. If anyone enters by Me, He will be saved and will go in and out and find pasture.” John 10:9 Doors signal an entrance.  Since the Garden of Eden’s passageway was marked by the cherubim and flaming sword entryways have been noted by man-made doors. Fashioned of stone or wood, leather […]

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I AM the Light of the World

By Barbara Rainey | March 29, 2021 | 0 Comments

“I AM the Light of the World. Whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” John 8:12 This second declaration of “I AM” was made in the temple, a place full of people and priests busy with the business of church. Most of those present that day felt […]

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