“The truth will set you free.” So said Jesus. So powerful are these words that they continue to be posted above courthouses and libraries.
They connect with a deep-down human urge to be free, whether it be nations, oppressed peoples, or teens starting to find their way in the world.
We. Want. Freedom.
But notice how Jesus connects true freedom to truth. Why? And what are we freed for?
That’s what this sermon on John 8:31-38 explores. We look at the text line-by-line, the concepts of truth, relativity and discipleship, and then zero-in on two applications for our lives today.
Below is the YouTube video version. Under that is the audio-only download. You can also access a link to the “growing deeper” background content as a part of The Pulse Podcast.
As mentioned, you can access the extra “growing deeper” background content as a part of The Pulse Podcast with Matthew Ruttan (by clicking here) or by finding it wherever you subscribe to podcasts — iTunes (Apple Podcasts), Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher or TuneIn). It’s called “The truth will set you free (from what?), and why standing on the shoulders of giants isn’t enough.”