John 6:60-71 60On hearing it, many of his disciples said, “This is a hard teaching. Who can accept it?” 61Aware that his disciples were grumbling about this, Jesus said to them, “Does this offend you? 62What if you see the Son of Man ascend to where he was before! 63The Spirit gives life; the flesh… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 28: John 6:60-71: What Did Jesus Say? Or, What Did You Hear?
John 6:52-59 52Then the Jews began to argue sharply among themselves, “How can this man give us his flesh to eat?” 53Jesus said to them, “I tell you the truth, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink his blood, you have no life in you. 54Whoever eats my flesh and… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 27: John 6:52-59: The Flesh & Blood of Jesus
John 6:41-51 41At this the Jews began to grumble about him because he said, “I am the bread that came down from heaven.” 42They said, “Is this not Jesus, the son of Joseph, whose father and mother we know? How can he now say, ‘I came down from heaven’?” 43″Stop grumbling among yourselves,” Jesus answered.… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 26: John 6:41-51: The Flesh of Jesus
John 6:30-40 30So they asked him, “What miraculous sign then will you give that we may see it and believe you? What will you do? 31Our forefathers ate the manna in the desert; as it is written: ‘He gave them bread from heaven to eat.’” 32Jesus said to them, “I tell you the truth, it… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 25: John 6:30-40: The One Loaf
If you happen to be one of those who think that the things I have been writing are mere fiction or the ravings of someone hysterical and mad, then I’d like you to follow the link below and read the article and tell me what you think. I assure you that you will not believe… Continue reading If You Thought My Last Two Posts Were Jokes…
John 6:22-29 22The next day the crowd that had stayed on the opposite shore of the lake realized that only one boat had been there, and that Jesus had not entered it with his disciples, but that they had gone away alone. 23Then some boats from Tiberias landed near the place where the people had… Continue reading 90 Days With Jesus, Day 24: John 6:22-29: Vending Machine Jesus
John 6:16-21 16When evening came, his disciples went down to the lake, 17where they got into a boat and set off across the lake for Capernaum. By now it was dark, and Jesus had not yet joined them. 18A strong wind was blowing and the waters grew rough. 19When they had rowed three or three… Continue reading 90 Days With Jesus, Day 23: John 6:16-21: Mighty, Mighty Jesus
John 6:1-15 1Some time after this, Jesus crossed to the far shore of the Sea of Galilee (that is, the Sea of Tiberias), 2and a great crowd of people followed him because they saw the miraculous signs he had performed on the sick. 3Then Jesus went up on a mountainside and sat down with his… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 22: John 6:1-15: When Jesus Refused to Be King
John 5:31-47 31″If I testify about myself, my testimony is not valid. 32There is another who testifies in my favor, and I know that his testimony about me is valid. 33″You have sent to John and he has testified to the truth. 34Not that I accept human testimony; but I mention it that you may… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 21: John 5:31-47: In Whom Do you Trust?
John 5:19-30 19Jesus gave them this answer: “I tell you the truth, the Son can do nothing by himself; he can do only what he sees his Father doing, because whatever the Father does the Son also does. 20For the Father loves the Son and shows him all he does. Yes, to your amazement he… Continue reading 90 Days With Jesus, Day 20: John 5:19-30: The Exclusive Claims of Jesus
Vinay Vallabh believes that Christian websites ought to be censored by Internet Service Providers as “a necessary step as we continue our balancing act between free speech and licentious speech that leads to violence in the electronic age” (from WND). And yet, Hindus continue to persecute Christians, not via the internet, but with their fists, and… Continue reading More Hindu Persecution of Christians
John 5:9b-18 The day on which this took place was a Sabbath, 10and so the Jews said to the man who had been healed, “It is the Sabbath; the law forbids you to carry your mat.” 11But he replied, “The man who made me well said to me, ‘Pick up your mat and walk.’ ”… Continue reading 90 Days With Jesus, Day 19: John 5:9b-18: Religious & Irreligious Folks
(Uh, I’m either behind a day, or I have numbered somewhere incorrectly. I will investigate and correct the problem. Thank you for your patience.) John 5:1-9 1Some time later, Jesus went up to Jerusalem for a feast of the Jews. 2Now there is in Jerusalem near the Sheep Gate a pool, which in Aramaic is… Continue reading 90 Days With Jesus, Day 18: John 5:1-9: What I Cannot Do Myself
Friends, I am taking today off to get some jobs done around the house. Please check back this evening, later this evening, and I will have your meditation available. In the meantime, I will be focussing my thoughts on John 5:1-9 when I write later. 1Some time later, Jesus went up to Jerusalem for a… Continue reading Today’s Meditation From John’s Gospel
John 4:43-53 43After the two days he left for Galilee. 44(Now Jesus himself had pointed out that a prophet has no honor in his own country.) 45When he arrived in Galilee, the Galileans welcomed him. They had seen all that he had done in Jerusalem at the Passover Feast, for they also had been there.… Continue reading 90 Days With Jesus, Day 17: John 4:43-53: The Word of Jesus