John 3:16 - The Greatest Verse in the Bible
Part 4: Shall Not Perish HELL is a subject that rarely gets attention anymore in most churches because it’s so unpleasant. C .S. wrote this about the subject of Hell: “[This is a] doctrine which I would…willingly remove from Christianity…But it has the full support of Scripture and, especially, of our Lord’s own words; it has always been held by the Christian Church, and it has the support of reason.” That’s why I must talk about it now.
Part 3: Shall Not Perish Why is believing in Jesus so important? How does historical Christian belief differ from the cults and what is at stake? Your very eternity depends on the answers to these questions which you will get through this message.
God so loved the world by giving his very best. That’s the second part of John 3:16: “that he gave his one and only Son…” Think of the sacrifice God made on your behalf by dying on the cross- an innocent man- to save you! This message will remind you about how vast and deep id God’s love for those who turn to Him.
John 3:16 has been called the greatest verse in the Bible. Pastor John MacArthur said it was “the most familiar and beloved verse in all of Scripture.” One man said that this verse is “a text that contains an ocean of thought and a drop of language.” Martin Luther called it: “The heart of the Bible–The Gospel in miniature. It is the Bible itself.” Find out what makes this verse so great and see if you agree!