The Way, the Truth, and the Life
John 14:1-6 NIV
“Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also
in me. My Father’s house has many rooms; if that were not so, would
I have told you that I am going there to prepare a place for you? And
if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to
be with me that you also may be where I am. You know the way to
the place where I am going.” Thomas said to him, “Lord, we don’t
know where you are going, so how can we know the way?” Jesus
answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to
the Father except through me.”
Acts 9:1-2 NIV
Meanwhile, Saul was still breathing out murderous threats against the
Lord’s disciples. He went to the high priest and asked him for letters
to the synagogues in Damascus, so that if he found any there who
belonged to the Way, whether men or women, he might take them as
prisoners to Jerusalem.
The Way: the road, the pathway that one must follow to get to a
My job isn’t to memorize the map; my job is to keep my eyes on
Colossians 1:15 NIV
The Son is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all
John 14:7 NIV
“If you really know me, you will know my Father as well. From now
on, you do know him and have seen him.”
John 8:31-32 NIV
To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, “If you hold to my
teaching, you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth,
and the truth will set you free.”
10 Commandment Pop Quiz
• Have you ever loved anything more than you love God?
• Have you ever hated someone in your heart?
• Have you ever used the Lord’s name in vain?
• Have you ever stolen anything?
Acts 4:12 NIV
“Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under
heaven given to mankind by which we must be saved.”
John 3:16-18 NIV
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that
whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. For
God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to
save the world through him. Whoever believes in him is not
condemned, but whoever does not believe stands condemned
already because they have not believed in the name of God’s one
and only Son.
John 20:30-31 NLT
The disciples saw Jesus do many other miraculous signs in addition
to the ones recorded in this book. But these are written so that you
may continue to believe that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God,
and that by believing in him you will have LIFE by the power of his