Category Archives : John 3:16 (Rayburn)

John 3:16 No. 3

John 3:16 In our short series of sermons on this famous verse we have so far said that it belongs to a large class of texts that cast the saving intention of the Father and Son in universalist terms. “God so loved the world…” Here we don’t read that Christ loved the church and gave […]

John 3:16, No. 2

John 3:16 Last time we read John 3:1-21 to put v.16 in its context, this most famous and beloved of all verses in the Bible. We then took note of its universalism, one of many statements in the Bible that describes the breadth of God’s love and the gospel as an invitation to any and […]