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In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was with God in the beginning. 3 Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made.4 In him was life, and that life was the light of all mankind. 5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.
man did not become God
God became man
In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. 2 Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters.3 And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. 4 God saw that the light was good, and he separated the light from the darkness.5 God called the light “day,” and the darkness he called “night.” And there was evening, and there was morning—the first day.
Light is life
I am the bread (6)
I am the Light (8)
I am the door (10)
I am the good Shepherd (10)
I am the resurrection and the life (11)
I am the way the truth and the light (14)
I am the vine (15)
Light Shines in the Darkness
Darkness cannot overcome it
But these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name.
John is all about “believe”
John has one objective