I Am Teacher and LordSeries: I AM - Jesus in the Book of John
Bible Reference: John 13: 1-35
When do the events of John 13 take place (John 13:1)?
A) Since Jesus knew he would die a terrible, painful death the following day, what would you expect Him to do the evening before?
What does Jesus do for the disciples (John 13:3-5)?
What is Peter’s reaction to what Jesus does (John 13:6-9)?
What role does Jesus claim for himself (John 13:12-13)?
A) What is inferred about the authority of His claim?
As Teacher, what is the lesson Jesus teaches (John 13:14-15)?
A) What does this teach us about being a teacher?
As Lord, what is the lesson Jesus exemplifies (John 13:16-17)?
What evidence does Jesus give that “I am He” (John 13:18-19)?
A) Discuss the relationships indicated in these passages: John 13:20; Matt. 10:40-42; Mark 9:33-35.
B) Consider John 13:30-33.
Although it is not mentioned here, what unique historical event is taking place?
What is being referred to, as Jesus speaks of being glorified, in this passage ?
Explain "Little children" from verse 33.
Compare verse 33 with what He says in verse 36. Explain where He is going & if anyone will follow and when?
As Teacher and Lord, what lesson does Jesus teach (John 13:34-35)?
Put this claim of Jesus, “I am Teacher and Lord,” in your own words.
How does this truth help form your concept of Jesus as the Son of God?