Translated from Spanish to English with Google Translator.


            Clearly God explains in Scripture that He spoke to mankind in different ways, in the past by the Prophets and in the last time through Jesus Christ (Hebrews 1: 1-2) and that through Christ all things were made (Hebrews 1: 2b, cf. John 1: 3).

            John reveals to us that Christ is from Eternity, since it is God Himself (John 1: 1). A little later, in verse 14, John writes:

9 The true light that enlightens every man
Came to this world.
10 In the world was,
And the world was made through him;
But the world did not know him.
11 He came to his own,
But his own did not receive him. John 1: 9-11 RV95
            Verses 9-10 confirm what was said above and 11 says that he came to his own, that is, to the lineage created by himself. But they did not recognize him as such: Jesus is the direct continuum of the genealogy that begins in Adam by the line of Set, having two very important points to consider: Son of Abraham (therefore Jewish) son of David, (Therefore King) this information is in the genealogy given by Luke of Jesus (Luke 3: 23-38).

            The Logos became flesh and tabernaculized among us, at one time - space: Judea at the beginning of the first century. That is why John writes in his first letter: "We announce to him that is from the beginning, [A] whom we have seen and heard. We saw it with our own eyes and we touched it with our own hands. He is the Word of life. 2 He, who is the life itself, was revealed to us, and we saw it; And now we testify and announce to you that he is eternal life. He was with the Father, and then He was revealed to us. 3 We announce to you what we ourselves have seen and heard, that you may have fellowship with us; And our fellowship is with the Father and with his Son, Jesus Christ. 4 We write these things so that you may fully share in our joy. "

            God himself speaking to the men of his own Clan, speaking to them in their own language (Hebrew - Aramaic and Greek) within their same (Jewish) culture in their very space-time (Judea of ​​the first century), with the aim that they Understand it, using to speak figures that for the Jews were common:
Jesus as the Good Shepherd in John 10 and also in Psalm 23. In John 10 Jesus gives his message and explains his ministry by comparing it with the shepherding of sheep, the daily activity of many Jews of his time. Jesus speaks to them from their daily activities, from their customs and knowledge, their culture. Idem with Jesus as the true vine, in John 15: 5, most Jews had in their houses a vine, an olive and a fig tree, and were experts in the care and maintenance of such plants.
Jesus as the bread of Heaven in John 6, referring to the Manna of Exodus. Jesus explains who he is, bringing up a key moment in the history of the Jewish people. Jesus speaks to them from their history, from their identity as a people. The same can be said of Jesus as the giver of living Water in John 4; Jesus as the Rock of Salvation in 1 Corinthians 10.14 and Psalm 114: 8

            In short, Jesus is giving a message with a timeless, eternal Truth that may be applicable to all times to all men, He is saying, "I am the Way of Salvation."

The work of the Church, through teachers and pastors, is to teach the congregation to understand:

1. The message of Jesus in his original context. For this it is necessary:
to. First, let the congregation learn to read well.
B. They learn the process of understanding texts.
C. These two things will help you understand not just the Bible but any type of text and will produce personal growth for each member of the congregation.

2. To extract the Timeless Principle / Truth of the message. That is, each member of the Church is able to understand Scripture for himself, so that the command to "make disciples" of Matthew 28.19 be fulfilled.

3. Apply that Truth to the current culture / time. Once the Word is understood, it is necessary to put it into practice (James 1:22)

            The opposite of making disciples is to gather people who will swarm in the church for decades without ever understanding anything, which is what is generally seen.

            Week 70 is on the doorstep. Jesus said, "My sheep hear my voice" (John 10:27) implying that they understood his message, unlike the Jewish religious who did not understand it. If you do not understand the voice of Jesus, even though you have gathered for 30 years, it is because you are within a religious system and you are not a disciple, and it is time for you to be!

            Wake up the one who sleeps and also you, who slept !!



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