Tag Archives: Jesus

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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It’s A New Day

Romans 13:12 (ESV) “The night is far gone; the day is at hand. So then let us cast off the works of darkness and put on the armor of light.”   Have you put on the armor of light? A new … Continue reading

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God’s Choice

Matthew 11:25 (ESV) At that time Jesus declared (before the crowds near the Sea of Galilee), “I thank you Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that you have hidden these things from the wise and understanding and revealed them to little … Continue reading

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Step-Through

John 10:7b (ESV) [Jesus said]”Truly, truly, I say to you, I am the door of the sheep.” Have you come to the door? I moved to a new church at the end of March 2020, just as the United States was … 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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Higher and Higher

Philippians 2:7-8 (NRSV) “Being found in human form, [Jesus] humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death upon the cross.” “Health Care Workers Around The World Are Dying To Save Us From COVID-19,” was the title of … 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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