SUMMARY OF JOHN 6:28-29
The only work that God requires is to believe in Jesus.
BSF Study Questions John’s Gospel: The Truth Lesson 9, Day 3: John 6:28-29
6a) The people believed you have to work to earn God’s grace and favor. Jesus says all you have to do is believe in him. How simple! When you have faith in Jesus, you will have deeds given to you by God to do. And, you will do them because you have the love of Jesus in your heart.
b) Lots of ways. Donating their time or money to causes. Trying to be good and do good. Doing things just because they feel like they should rather than because they want to.
7a) To believe Jesus died for our sins, that’s he’s the Messiah, the Son of God, and his death gave us everlasting life.
b) In every way. It gives me confidence every day to live and do His will. I don’t worry. I give it all to Him. He is in control. Knowing God is there makes my life easier.
Conclusions BSF Study Questions John’s Gospel: The Truth Lesson 9, Day 3: John 6:28-29
Doesn’t get any simpler, does it?
End Notes BSF Study Questions John’s Gospel: The Truth Lesson 9, Day 3: John 6:28-29
Jesus told them not to labor for food previously. (John 6:27) So, they asked what then do they labor for.
The people were looking for Jesus to tell them what to do, so they could please God.
Jesus told him all they have to do is trust him.
Once we believe in Jesus, works will follow.
This one line from Jesus is one of the most important in the entire Bible. It tells us all we need to do is have faith. Period.
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