Belief for the Troubled Heart (John 14)

Break the Dawn, Episode 1

In our distress we must actively believe Jesus.



  • We must trust that Jesus can because of who He is (vv 1-14)

    • Jesus Can Prepare our Future (vv 1-7)

      • because He is the Way

    • Jesus Can Prove His Father (vv 8-11)

      • because He is His Father’s instrument

    • Jesus Can Provide what we ask (vv 12-14)

      • because He is God

  • We must trust that Jesus cares because of who He sends (vv 15-30)

    • Jesus cares about our life (vv 15-21)

      • because He sends a forever Helper

    • Jesus cares about our instruction (vv 22-26)

      • because He sends a teacher

    • Jesus cares about our doubt (vv 27-30)

      • because He gives us what we need beforehand

  • What does He ask of us? (Balance Beam)

    • v1 “Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me.”

    • v11 “Believe me that I am in the Father and the Father is in me”

    • v15 “If you love me, you will keep my commandments.”

    • V31 “Rise, let us go from here.”