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Encountering Jesus

Encountering Jesus

I Am The Light

Speaker
Aaron Yoder
Scripture
John 8:12
Keywords
Light, Darkness, Life, Freedom
What did Jesus communicate to the Jewish audience when he said, 'I Am the light of the world?' What does it mean to walk in darkness or experience His light of life? In this message from First Mennonite Church of Morton we unpackage Jesus' famous statement from John 8:12.

Encountering Jesus

The 'I Am' Statements of Jesus in John's Gospel

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    Paul Walles - August 15, 2021

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  • I Am The Way Listen

    Aaron Yoder - August 01, 2021

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    Tom Linderman - July 20, 2021

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  • I Am The Good Shepherd Listen

    Tom Linderman - July 18, 2021

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  • I Am The Door Listen

    Aaron Yoder - July 11, 2021

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    Aaron Yoder - July 04, 2021

    What did Jesus communicate to the Jewish audience when he said, 'I Am the light of the world?' What does it mean to walk in darkness or experience His light of life? In this message from First Mennonite Church of Morton we unpackage Jesus' famous statement from John 8:12.
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  • I Am Working Listen

    Aaron Yoder - June 20, 2021

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