Tag Archives: Jesus Christ

A Humbling Thought

Mark 1:7 (ESV) And [John the Baptist] preached, saying, “After me comes he who is mightier than I, the strap of whose sandals I am not worthy to stoop down and untie.” Could you be so humble? The peaceful transition … Continue reading

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Wait! There’s More

2 Peter 3:13 (ESV) But according to his promise we are waiting for new heavens and a new earth in which righteousness dwells. Are you waiting? The new heavens and a new earth are definitely not here. Peter writes of … Continue reading

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Carry On

Acts 7:59 (ESV) “And as they were stoning Stephen, he called out, “Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.”” Who will intercede for me? Stephen was helpless before the High Priest and council of Jews. The council had heard enough out of Stephen … Continue reading

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The Perfect Unity

Acts 2:38 (ESV) And Peter said to [the crowd], “Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.” Have you been … Continue reading

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Have Faith

1 Peter 1:6 (ESV) In this [salvation] you rejoice, though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been grieved by various trials. How can we rejoice even in suffering? “Today (April 15th) there are more known cases of COVID-19 … Continue reading

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An Unrealized Thirst

John 4:14 (ESV) “Whoever drinks of the water that I will give him will never be thirsty forever.” Are you thirsty? Water is essential for human life. We can survive for weeks without food but typically only a few days without … Continue reading

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We Can’t Do It Alone

Matthew 18:20 (ESV) “For where two or three are gathered in my name, there am I among them.” What do we do? “I Can’t Do It Alone,” is the title of a memorable song from the 1975 musical, Chicago.[1]The song is … Continue reading

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Both Good and True

Romans 4:13 (ESV) “For the promise to Abraham and his offspring that he would be heir of the world did not come through the law but through the righteousness of faith.” What is God’s promise for you? God made a promise … Continue reading

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With Open Hands

Romans 5:15a (ESV) But the free gift is not like the trespass. Where’s my free gift? The text read: “From: Jane Doe – Happy Birthday to you! Followed by a link with the offer, “Free Amazon Gift Card.” Got my attention! … Continue reading

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Starve Your Distractions

Luke 10:41-42 (ESV) But the Lord answered [Martha], “Martha, Martha, you are anxious and troubled about many things, but one thing is necessary. Mary has chosen the good portion, which will not be taken away from her.” “You’ll never reach … Continue reading

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