John: Give & Take

Newly-weds are often asked, “When did you know that they were the one?” People are curious about what it was that finally persuaded them that this was the one that they wanted to marry. Although it’s in a very different context, the passage we’ll look at in John 1 gives us a glimpse of what exactly it was that convinced John the Baptist that Jesus was “the one” – the One that God’s people had been waiting for.