Come Follow Me - New Testament
We Have Found the Messiah
January 21–27


Lesson Highlights

Scripture references for study:  John 1
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Lesson Handout (PDF)


Jesus Christ Was “In the Beginning With God”

READ JOHN 1:1-5.

WHAT DID JOHN TEACH ABOUT THE PREMORTAL CHRIST?

WHAT DO THESE VERSES MEAN TO US?


Jesus Christ is the Light

"In him was life; and the life was the light of men. And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not." (John 1:4-5:)

 "The true Light, which lighteth every man that cometh into the world." (John 1:9)

"And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father,) full of grace and truth." (John 1:14)


We Can Gain Our Own Witness of the Savior and Then Invite Others to “Come and See”

READ JOHN 1:35-40. Andrew and John follow Jesus.

WHAT DID ANDREW DO WHEN HE DISCOVERED THE MESSIAH?

READ JOHN 1:43-51. Phillip and Nathanael called to follow the Lord.

Five men have been called by the Lord to follow him:


Gospel Doctrine Notebook

How do the teachings of John enlarge your understanding of the Savior? What things can you do to invite others to "come and see?"


Resources Used In This Lesson

General Conference

Journal of Discourses

New Testament Commentary, Volume 1, by Bruce R. McConkie


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