What Jesus Is

  • To the artist, He is the one altogether lovely (Song of Solomon 5:16).
  • To the architect, He is the chief cornerstone (I Peter 2:6).
  • To the astronomer, He is the sun of righteousness (Malachi 4:2).
  • To the baker, He is the bread of life (John 6:35).
  • To the banker, He is the hidden treasure (Matthew 13:44).
  • To the builder, He is the sure foundation (Isaiah 28:16).
  • To the carpenter, He is the door (John 10:7).
  • To the doctor, He is the great physician (Jeremiah 8:22).
  • To the educator, He is the great teacher (John 3:2).
  • To the engineer, He is the new and living way (Hebrews 10:20).
  • To the farmer, He is the sower and Lord of harvest (Luke 10:2).
  • To the florist, He is the rose of Sharon (Song of Solomon 2:1).
  • To the geologist, He is the rock of ages (1 Corinthians 10:4).
  • To the horticulturist, He is the true vine (John 15:1).
  • To the judge, He is the only righteous judge of man (2 Timothy 4:8).
  • To the juror, He is the faithful and true witness (Revelation 3:14).
  • To the jeweler, He is the pearl of great price (Matthew 13:46).
  • To the lawyer, He is counselor, lawgiver, and true advocate (Isaiah 9:6).
  • To the newspaper man, He is tidings of great joy (Luke 2:10).
  • To the oculist, He is the light of the eyes (Proverbs 29:13).
  • To the philanthropist, He is the unspeakable gift (2 Corinthians 9:15 KJV).
  • To the philosopher, He is the wisdom of God (1 Corinthians 1:24).
  • To the preacher, He is the Word of God (Revelation 19:13).
  • To the sculptor, He is the living stone (1 Peter 2:4).
  • To the servant, He is the good master (Matthew 19:16 KJV).
  • To the student, He is the incarnate truth (John 1:14).
  • To the theologian, He is the author and finisher of our faith (Hebrews 12:2).
  • To the toiler, He is the giver of rest (Matthew 11:28).
  • To the sinner, He is the Lamb of God who takes the sin away (John 1:29).
To the Christian, He is the Son of the Living God (Matthew 16:16), the Savior (John 4:42), the Redeemer (Isaiah 59:20), and the Loving Lord (2 Thessalonians 3:5). —Author Unknown

Mike Riley, Gospel Snippets