Monthly Archives: March 2019

Bread of Heaven

The true bread of God is the one who comes down from heaven and gives life to the world. – John 6:33 (NLT) The Jews were well aware of how God sent manna as their ancestors wandered desperately in the … Continue reading

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The Son

Simon Peter answered, “You are the Messiah, the Son of the living God.” – Matthew 16:16 (NLT) Why would God reveal Himself as “the Son”? He could have appeared as a powerful prophet, easily accepted in the Jewish culture. He … Continue reading

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The Way

Jesus told him, “I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life.” – John 14:6 When we are lost, there is no relief like finding the way home. When we are accused, confused, or living a lie, only the truth … Continue reading

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For Such a Time

And who knows but that you have come to this position for such a time as this? – Esther 4:14 We have each come to this moment cocooned in all our personal challenges of the past, failures, victories, lessons learned, … Continue reading

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The Fourth Sunday of Lent – Visibility

Afterward Joseph of Arimathea, who had been a secret disciple of Jesus …asked Pilate for permission to take down Jesus’ body…With him, came Nicodemus, the man who had come to Jesus by night… – John 19:38–39 Joseph and Nicodemus believed, … Continue reading

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God’s Favor

The Spirit of the LORD is upon me, for He has anointed Me to bring Good News to the poor…the time of the LORD’s favor has come. The Scripture you’ve just heard has been fulfilled this very day! – Luke … Continue reading

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Pause

But let a man examine himself, and then let him eat of that bread and drink of that cup. – 1 Corinthians 11:28 Hit pause. Our busy lives go by so quickly, we’re often on “auto pilot,” acting without thinking … Continue reading

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Who Do You Say I Am?

Then He asked them, “But who do you say I am?” Peter replied, “You are the Messiah.” – Mark 8:29 During His life, Jesus was called by many names: Nazarene, carpenter, teacher, instigator and insurrectionist. Both His supporters and detractors … Continue reading

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The Lord’s Provision

Abraham named the place Yahweh-Yireh (which means “the Lord will provide”). To this day, people still use that name as a proverb: “On the mountain of the Lord it will be provided.” – Genesis 22:14 (NLT) You may know John … Continue reading

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Prodigal

There was a man that had two sons. The youngest said, ‘give me my share of the estate.’ So he divided the property between them. Not long after that, the younger son got together all he had, set off for … Continue reading

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