John 11: 25-26

We will continue in our series ‘The Word Became Flesh’ with a message from John 11, on Jesus’ declaration, “I Am the Resurrection and the Life.” Lazarus and his sisters were close friends of Jesus, and when he fell ill, Mary and Martha were confident Jesus would respond quickly and with a healing miracle. That he did not was a great disappointment and no doubt led to all sorts of feelings – of doubt, of abandonment, of estrangement, of anger and bewilderment. What do we do when what we think we know of God seems to untrue – or at least incompatible with our circumstances?