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Who is Jesus?

Consider the themes of the sixty-six books:

  • In Genesis, He is the Creator God.
  • In Exodus, He is the Redeemer.
  • In Leviticus, He is your sanctification.
  • In Numbers, He is your guide.
  • In Deuteronomy, He is your teacher.
  • In Joshua, He is the mighty conqueror.
  • In Judges, He gives victory over enemies.
  • In Ruth, He is your kinsman, your lover, your redeemer.
  • In I Samuel, he is the root of Jesse;
  • In 2 Samuel, He is the Son of David.
  • In 1 Kings and 2 Kings, He is King of Kings and Lord of Lords
  • In 1st and 2nd Chronicles, He is your intercessor and High Priest.
  • In Ezra, He is your temple, your house of worship.
  • In Nehemiah, He is your mighty wall, protecting you from your enemies.
  • In Esther, He stands in the gap to deliver you from your enemies.
  • In Job, He is the arbitrator who not only understands your struggles,—but
  • has the power to do something about them.
  • In Psalms, He is your song—and your reason to sing.
  • In Proverbs, He is your wisdom, helping you make sense out of life and live it successfully.
  • In Ecclesiastes, He is your purpose, delivering you from vanity.
  • In the Song of Solomon, He is your lover, your Rose of Sharon.
  • In Isaiah, He is the mighty counselor, the prince of peace, the everlasting father, and more. In short, He’s everything you need.
  • In Jeremiah, He is your balm of Gilead, the soothing salve for your sin-sick soul.
  • In Lamentations, He is the ever-faithful one upon whom you can depend.
  • In Ezekiel, He is your wheel in the middle of a wheel—the one who assures that dry, dead bones will come alive again.
  • In Daniel, He is the ancient of days, the everlasting God who never runs out of time.
  • In Hosea, He is your faithful lover, always beckoning you to comeback—even when you have abandoned Him.
  • In Joel, He is your refuge, keeping you safe in times of trouble.
  • In Amos, He is the husbandman, the one you can depend on to stay by your side.
  • In Obadiah, He is Lord of the Kingdom.
  • In Jonah, He is your salvation,bringing you back within His will.
  • In Micah, He is judge of the nation.
  • In Nahum, He is the jealous God.
  • In Habakkuk, He is the Holy One.
  • In Zephaniah, He is the witness.
  • In Haggai, He overthrows the enemies
  • In Zechariah, He is Lord of Hosts.
  • In Matthew, He is king of the Jews.
  • In Mark, He is the servant.
  • In Luke, He is the Son of Man, feeling what you feel.
  • In John, He is the Son of God.
  • In Acts, He is Savior of the world.
  • In Romans, He is the righteousness of God.
  • In I Corinthians, He is the rock that followed Israel.
  • In II Corinthians, He the triumphant one,giving victory.
  • In Galatians, He is your liberty; He sets you free.
  • In Ephesians, He is head of the Church.
  • In Philippians, He is your joy.
  • In Colossians, He is your completeness.
  • In I Thessalonians, He is your hope.
  • In I Timothy, He is your faith.
  • In II Timothy, He is your stability.
  • In Philemon, He is your benefactor.
  • In Hebrews, He is your perfection.
  • In James, He is the power behind your faith.
  • In I Peter, He is your example.
  • In II Peter, He is your purity.
  • In I John, He is your life.
  • In II John, He is your pattern.
  • In III John, He is your motivation.
  • In Jude, He is the foundation of your faith.
  • In the Revelation, He is your coming King.

“He is before all things, and in Him all things hold together.’’ (Colossians 1:17)

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