JESUS His Prophecies and His Promises

There are around 400 prophecies in the OT that speak of Jesus!  Here are a few…

  • The Messiah would bring a new covenant – Jeremiah 31:31
  • The Messiah would be forsaken and beaten – Psalm 22:1-18
  • The Messiah would be the rejected cornerstone – Psalm 118:22
  • The Messiah would be born of a virgin –Is 7:14
  • The Messiah would be pierced – Zechariah 12:10
  • The Messiah would ride on a donkey – Zech 9:9
  • The Messiah would be betrayed for 30 pieces of silver – Zechariah 11:12—13
  • The Messiah would be a willing sacrifice – 22:1-18
  • The Messiah will be born in Bethlehem- Micah 5:2
  • The Messiah would be preceded by a messenger – Malachi 3:1
  • The Messiah would be despised, rejected, and slaughtered– Isaiah 53
  • The Resurrection – Genesis 22:4, Hosea 6:1-2
  • The destruction of Jerusalem – Micah 3:12
  • Did all of these things happen? Yes or No?

How does this affect us?

  • Since God’s prophecies about Jesus were true back then, we can trust God’s promises now!
    • “Sanctify them through they truth: thy word is truth.” – John 17:17
    • “Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.”John 14:6
  • We have the Truth to believe in!

Some of Jesus’ Promises

  • Whoever believes in Jesus is not condemned and has eternal life – John 3:15-18
  • He will satisfy you and never lose you – John 6:30-40
  • He gives us eternal life – John 6:40, 44, 51. 57-58
  • He is preparing a place for us – John 14:1-3
  • We will be able to do greater works than Jesus – John 14:12
  • Our prayers will be answered– John 14:12-14
  • The Holy Spirit will abide with you forever – John 14:16
  • He won’t leave us comfortless – John 14:18
  • He will give you peace – John 14:27
  • He is coming back for us – Matthew 24:44
  • Nothing is impossible with faith in Him – Matthew 17:20
  • The gates of hell will not prevail against His church – Matthew 16:18
  • In Christ – you can find rest – Matthew 11:28