Understanding the verse in John 1:1 is not easy. We need to explore and read more commentary to understand the verse in John 1:1. The word in the beginning in John 1:1 refers to the same words in Genesis 1:1 in the beginning God. This means the Word of God existed with God from the beginning, and the Word became flesh in Jesus Christ and dwelt among us. Jesus showed us God’s grace and truth in a powerful way. Jesus humbled himself and came to us to die on the cross for our sins.