Published on February 6, 2014
Intimacy With Jesus Part 3 John 15:9-11
John 15:1-8 -―I am the true grapevine, and my Father is 2He cuts off the gardener. every branch of mine that doesn‘t produce fruit, and he prunes the branches that do bear fruit so they will produce even more.
3You have already been pruned and purified by the message I have given you. 4Remain in me, and I will remain in you.
For a branch cannot produce fruit if it is severed from the vine, and you cannot be fruitful unless you remain in me.
5‖Yes, I am the vine; you are the branches. Those who remain in me, and I in them, will produce much fruit. For apart from me you can do nothing.
6Anyone who does not remain in me is thrown away like a useless branch and withers. Such branches are gathered into a pile to be burned.
7But if you remain in me and my words remain in you, you may ask for anything you want, and 8When you it will be granted! produce much fruit, you are my true disciples. This brings great glory to my Father.
John 15:9-11 - I have loved you even as the Father has loved me. Remain in my love. 10When you obey me, you remain in my love, just as I obey my Father and remain in his love.
11I have told you this so that you will be filled with my joy. Yes, your joy will over flow! NLT
I am the Vine, you are the branches… John 15:5 Copyright, Michael F. Sabo Copyright, Michael F. Sabo Copyright, Copyright, Michael F. Sabo Michael F. Sabo
I am the vine, you are the branches; he who abides in Me, and I in him, he bears much fruit, for without me you can do NOTHING …. John 15:5 Copyright, Michael F. Sabo
The acts of the sinful nature are obvious: ….. Galatians 5:19-21 Copyright, Michael F. Sabo
I am the vine, you are the branches; he who abides in Me, and I in him, he bears much fruit, … John 15:5 Copyright, Michael F. Sabo
John 15:9 – ―I have loved you even as the Father has loved me. Remain in my love. NLT
Jesus wants All of you including your Lizards
Galatians 2:20 - I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself for me. ESV
John 4:34 – Then Jesus explained: My nourishment comes from doing the will of God, who sent me, and from finishing his work. NLT
John 6:38 - For I have come down from heaven to do the will of God who sent me, not to do my own will. NLT
John 8:29 - And the one who sent me is with me—he has not deserted me. For I always do what pleases him. NLT
Matthew 11:29-30 – Take my yoke upon you. Let me teach you, because I am humble and gentle at heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30For my yoke is easy to bear, and the burden I give you is light.‖ NLT
Luke 6:46 – ―So why do you keep calling me ‗Lord, Lord!‘ when you don‘t do what I say? NLT
John 15:10 – When you obey my commandments, you remain in my love, just as I obey my Father‘s commandments and remain in his love. NLT
John 14:23 - Jesus replied, All who love me will do what I say. My Father will love them, and we will come and make our home with each of them. NLT
Moral Volitional Emotional Relational Physical Rational Abiding in Christ Copyright, Michael F. Sabo
John 15:11 - I have told you these things so that you will be filled with my joy. Yes, your joy will overflow! NLT
Meditate & Apply 1. Ask the LORD to clean your house of all lizards. 2. Ask Jesus to fill you with His Joy & anticipate the coming Joy.
Intimacy With Christ Part 3 John 15:9-11
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