Our Text:....The Bible... The Bible Student puts his trust in God's Word. (John 17:17) — The Author 2 Timothy 3:16,17 says that the Scriptures were given to us by . 2 Peter 1:20,21 says the Scriptures never came from . ? Consider . . . Where was Jesus before the world began? How does Jesus relate to God? __________ . — Every baby needs a name! In Matthew 1:21, the baby in the manger was to be named Jesus * because He would His people from their . ( * NIV footnote: Jesus is the Greek form of Joshua, which means the Lord saves.) In Titus 2:13, Jesus is our: . Jesus' name in Matthew 1:23 and Isaiah 7:14 was , which means . . — Jesus and the Father In Hebrews 1:3, how close is Jesus' similarity to the Father? Read Colossians 1:13-15. What image would Jesus see if He looked in the mirror? What is Jesus' relationship with the Father? (John 10:30) . — The Son of God What does the title "Son of God" mean to you? Read John 5:16-18. Jesus called God . The Jews took that to mean He was with God. . — The Word In John 1:1,2, the Word was three things: 1. 2. 3. From John 1:14, say in your own words what happened to "the Word." . — Before the Manger Remember what you learned from John 1:14. Now read John 1:1,2 again and summarize these verses in your own words. From the next verse, John 1:3, who is the Creator? Only a few hours before Jesus would be crucified, in His prayer to the Father, (in John 17:5) He refers to the glory He had before . . — At the Jordan River Read Mark 1:9-11. Describe the action of each of the Trinity. The Son The Spirit The Father (from Heaven) (Note: Though the word "Trinity" is not found in the Bible, the concept is taught in many places throughout the Scriptures and accurately describes God.) . — After the Cross After Jesus rose from the dead, He appeared to about how many people: (1 Corinthians 15:3-8) . — After His Ascension into Heaven (Acts 1:9-11) Jesus communicated to: (Acts 9:1-6) And He communicated through His angel to: (Revelation 1:1,2) ____________________ Review 1. Explain what Jesus' Name means to you. 2. How would you explain to a friend about the Trinity? 3. Where was Jesus in the beginning, before the world began? .. ____________________ Memory Verse "'The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son,and they will call him Immanuel' (which means 'God with us')."Matthew 1:23(Isaiah 7:14) _____________________ Please share with me any comments you have from this lesson. Your Name (required) Your Email (required) Subject Thank you for completing Lesson One - Who is Jesus Christ. We will look over your answers and email you back with any comments. Now hit "send" and begin Lesson Two - The Earthly Life of Jesus Christ. ____________________ 1 – Who is Jesus Christ?