John 19:28-42 (90 Days with Jesus, Day 85) Later, knowing that all was now completed, and so that the Scripture would be fulfilled, Jesus said, “I am thirsty.” A jar of wine vinegar was there, so they soaked a sponge in it, put the sponge on a stalk of the hyssop plant, and lifted it… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 85: John 19:28-42: It Is Finished; It has Begun!
Friends, In the Gospel of John, we read this story: 1But Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. 2At dawn he appeared again in the temple courts, where all the people gathered around him, and he sat down to teach them. 3The teachers of the law and the Pharisees brought in a woman caught in… Continue reading Tila Tequila: “Love is just love…”
John 13:12-20 (90 Days with Jesus, Day 63) When he had finished washing their feet, he put on his clothes and returned to his place. “Do you understand what I have done for you?” he asked them. 13“You call me ‘Teacher’ and ‘Lord,’ and rightly so, for that is what I am. 14Now that I,… Continue reading 90 Days With Jesus, Day 63: John 13:12-20: Better than Jesus?
Friends, There is a strong chance that you might not recognize these words you’re about to read. I didn’t write them, and it has been a long time since I have read them. They come from an author who has written many books on a variety of subjects (well, perhaps he always has one subject… Continue reading Remembering the Cross
John 12:20-36 Now there were some Greeks among those who went up to worship at the Feast. 21They came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee, with a request. “Sir,” they said, “we would like to see Jesus.” 22Philip went to tell Andrew; Andrew and Philip in turn told Jesus. 23Jesus replied, “The hour… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 60: John 12:20-36: Jesus the Tourist Attraction
John 12:12-19 The next day the great crowd that had come for the Feast heard that Jesus was on his way to Jerusalem. 13They took palm branches and went out to meet him, shouting, “Hosanna!” “Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!” “Blessed is the King of Israel!” 14Jesus found a… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 59: John 12:12-19: The View from the Cross of Jesus
John 12:1-11 1Six days before the Passover, Jesus arrived at Bethany, where Lazarus lived, whom Jesus had raised from the dead. 2Here a dinner was given in Jesus’ honor. Martha served, while Lazarus was among those reclining at the table with him. 3Then Mary took about a pint of pure nard, an expensive perfume; she… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 58: John 12:1-11: The Distinct Impression of the Death of Jesus