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John 21 - NIV

15 When they had finished eating, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon son of John, do you love me more than these?”
“Yes, Lord,” he said, “you know that I love you.”
Jesus said, “Feed my lambs.”

16 Again Jesus said, “Simon son of John, do you love me?”
He answered, “Yes, Lord, you know that I love you.”
Jesus said, “Take care of my sheep.”

17 The third time he said to him, “Simon son of John, do you love me?”
Peter was hurt because Jesus asked him the third time, “Do you love me?” He said, “Lord, you know all things; you know that I love you.”
Jesus said, “Feed my sheep.

Sermons on John 21 More sermons: John 21

Ron Tuit avatar
"From Fishing to Shepherding"
Shared by: Ron Tuit on Aug, 2016
Summary: At the breakfast on the beach, Jesus restores Peter and calls him not only to "fishing for men" but also shepherding human sheep.
Pat Damiani avatar
Love is Patient and Kind
Shared by: Pat Damiani on Aug, 2016
Summary: When I love like Jesus loves I look beyond what a person has been to what he or she can become
Scripture: John 21:15-19
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 290
Michael Luke avatar
A Very Important Question
Shared by: Michael Luke on Jun, 2016
Summary: Do I love the church more than I love Jesus and lost people?
Clair Sauer avatar
Shared by: Clair Sauer on Apr, 2016
Summary: Do you show the love of Christ in and through or life, or is it just something you talk about?
Scripture: John 21:15-17
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 182
Jeff Strite avatar
Do You Love Me?
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Apr, 2016
Summary: Why would Jesus have breakfast with Peter on the seashore? And why would He ask Peter 3 times if he loved Him?
Allan Quak avatar
The Fallen Leader Restored
Shared by: Allan Quak on Mar, 2016
Summary: Peter is going through a time of regret around the fire of denial. Jesus is taking the initiative to restore Peter around a fire of fellowship.
Series: John 18-21
Larry Turner avatar
The Campfire Chat
Shared by: Larry Turner on Mar, 2016
Summary: Jesus charges Peter as they chat around the campfire
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 21:15-17
Denomination: Foursquare
Views: 615
Bob Marcaurelle avatar
Do You Love Me
Shared by: Bob Marcaurelle on Mar, 2016
Summary: The story of the risen Jesus meeting a group of disciples by the sea of Galilee; restoring Simon Peter publicly; asking him if he loved him and showing him the death he would one day die for Him.
Scripture: John 21:15
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 184
Jody VanSickle avatar
What About John?
Shared by: Jody VanSickle on Feb, 2016
Summary: Too often we are concerned about the ministry of others, Jesus reminds us that we need to be concerned about the ministry He had called us into.
randy edwards avatar
John- Believe in Jesus and live!-part 12- " Feed my sheep"
Shared by: randy edwards on Feb, 2016
Summary: Part 12 of John- Believe in Jesus and live! "feed my sheep"
Scripture: John 21:1-17
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 401
Dr. Gale A. Ragan-Reid avatar
Shared by: Dr. Gale A. Ragan-Reid on Sep, 2015
Summary: God's unchanging heart---the constancy of the faith of Christ Jesus, saves us each day, in each sin.
Darrin Fish avatar
Making the most of our mistakes
Shared by: Darrin Fish on Sep, 2015
Summary: And whatever we do, we need to live by faith Faith that we will make mistakes Faith that God will see us through it, Because God will restore, support, and strengthen each one of us
Scripture: John 21:15-17
Denomination: Christian Church
Views: 646
John Hardwick avatar
Shared by: John Hardwick on Jun, 2015
Summary: The way to get right with God is to return to Him.
Jerry Shirley avatar
That Much!
Shared by: Jerry Shirley on May, 2015
Summary: link inc. to formatted text, audio, PowerPoint.
based on 10 ratings
Scripture: John 21:1-17
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 15,824
James  Linders  avatar
Our reflection in the mirror of the Holy Spirit.
Shared by: James Linders on May, 2015
Summary: Peter has witnessed ALL the miracles which Jesus performed. He even PROMISED to DIE for Christ and NEVER to leave Him. Yet, when Jesus needed him MOST, he denied his Lord. Nevertheless, he was forgiven and became a CHANGED man, ready to die for Christ.
Silas Eke avatar
“What is that to you? Follow Me”
Shared by: Silas Eke on Feb, 2015
Summary: We should accept it as axiomatic that God’s dealings with our fellow-disciples are no concern of ours. Our business is to watch our motives carefully, to keep our eyes on the Lord whom we follow, and not to look over our shoulders at others.
Jerry Watts avatar
Do You Love Me More Than These
Shared by: Jerry Watts on Dec, 2014
Summary: In the same way Jesus checked out the heart of Peter, He speaks to us to check us out. While we are hard on Peter for the denial, the personal question is how many times & in what ways have we denied Jesus?
Scripture: John 21:15-17
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 2,642
Ron Tuit avatar
From Fish to Sheep
Shared by: Ron Tuit on May, 2014
Summary: The familiar dialogue between Peter and Jesus after the fish miracle on the Galilean beach reinstates Peter as a disciple and calls others to Fish but also Shepherd.
Ryan Hudgins avatar
Restoring Power of Christ
Shared by: Ryan Hudgins on Apr, 2014
Summary: Personal testimony entwined with Peters denial and complete restoration.
Kenneth Sowers avatar
The Story Continues
Shared by: Kenneth Sowers on Mar, 2014
Summary: Peter restored, the story continues
Scripture: John 21:15-25
Views: 280
Pastor Jeff Hughes avatar
True, Godly Love
Shared by: Pastor Jeff Hughes on Jan, 2014
Summary: A sermon on the Greek words for love, and how we must show godly love toward all.
Scripture: John 21:15-17
Denomination: Bible Church
Views: 641
Derrick Tuper avatar
Do you Love Me
Shared by: Derrick Tuper on Jan, 2014
Summary: Peter had denied Jesus three times. Jesus asks Peter is he truly loved him. Jesus may need to ask us the same thing. Peter didn't love Jesus as much as he thought he did. Do we love Jesus as much as we think we do?
Damian Phillips avatar
You Are a Beloved Disciple
Shared by: Damian Phillips on Nov, 2013
Summary: When a believer fails to recognize his true identity and accept God’s grace it can hinder that person from being of service to the Lord, for he becomes debilitated in feelings of condemnation. But when God looks at you He sees you as the one He loves.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 21:15-20
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 761
Derrick Thompson, Sr. avatar
Do you really love the Lord? and is He first place in your life?
Shared by: Derrick Thompson, Sr. on Oct, 2013
Summary: People like to talk about love, they like to say how much they love, but when the time comes to really demonstrate their love, sometimes they fail. Love should not be based on circumstances, but should be unconditional.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 21:15-17
Denomination: Church Of God
Views: 3,061
Timothy Miller avatar
What Is That To Thee: Following Jesus Amidst Distraction
Shared by: Timothy Miller on Oct, 2013
Summary: Life includes a lot of tough stuff to understand. Sometimes the devil uses other people to keep us from Jesus; sometimes, our own thoughts distract us. Christ's message to Peter: He is sovereign, He is faithful, and He is the one we are to follow.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: John 21:15-22
Denomination: Holiness
Views: 1,483
Damian Phillips avatar
Do You Love Him?
Shared by: Damian Phillips on Jul, 2013
Summary: Jesus was preparing to confer His ministry to Peter, and He wanted to instill within him four keys to practice that would help him to serve the Lord more effectively: 1.) give his own life; 2.) feed His lambs; 3.) tend His sheep; and 4.) feed His sheep.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: John 21:15-17
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 909
Stephen E. Trail avatar
Higher Love
Shared by: Stephen E. Trail on Jun, 2013
Summary: A sermon to challenge believers to a closer walk with the Lord.
Scripture: John 21:15-17
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 639
John Lowe avatar
Do You Love Me?
Shared by: John Lowe on Feb, 2013
Summary: Jesus was the same after His crucifixion, as He was before His crucifixion. Although, He had lain in the tomb, and descended into the place of the dead, and then retraced His steps back to the land of the living, He remained unchanged in His behavior and
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 21:15-17
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 2,357
Tim Spear avatar
Saved to Serve
Shared by: Tim Spear on Dec, 2012
Summary: Jesus help us to answer the question, "Why am I here?" as He restores Peter.
Scripture: John 21:15-25
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,211
Jackie Barker avatar
What Peter did right
Shared by: Jackie Barker on Jul, 2012
Summary: Failure is not final. Looking at the reinstatement of Peter, we see that we can go back to Jesus and be used by him. John 21
Scripture: John 21:15-22
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 915