Devotion, 2-1-14, John 6 (cont)

Good Morning! John 6:60-71 60 When many of his disciples heard it, they said, ‘This teaching is difficult; who can accept it?’ 61But Jesus, being aware that his disciples were complaining about it, said to them, ‘Does this offend you? 62Then what if you were to see the Son of Man ascending to where he … [Read more…]

Devotion, 1-31-14, John 6 (cont)

Good Morning! John 6:35-59 35Jesus said to them, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never be hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty. 36But I said to you that you have seen me and yet do not believe. 37Everything that the Father gives me will come to … [Read more…]

Devotion 1-30-14, John 6 (cont)

Good Morning! John 6:22-35 22The next day the crowd that had stayed on the other side of the sea saw that there had been only one boat there. They also saw that Jesus had not got into the boat with his disciples, but that his disciples had gone away alone. 23Then some boats from Tiberias … [Read more…]

Devotion 1-29-14

Good Morning! John 6:16-21 16 When evening came, his disciples went down to the lake, 17got into a boat, and started across the lake to Capernaum. It was now dark, and Jesus had not yet come to them. 18The lake became rough because a strong wind was blowing. 19When they had rowed about three or … [Read more…]

Devotion 1-28-14, John 6 (continued)

so they* sat down, about five thousand in all. 11Then Jesus took the loaves, and when he had given thanks, he distributed them to those who were seated; so also the fish, as much as they wanted. 12When they were satisfied, he told his disciples, ‘Gather up the fragments left over, so that nothing may … [Read more…]

Devotion 1-27-14

Good Morning! John 6:1-15 After this Jesus went to the other side of the Sea of Galilee, also called the Sea of Tiberias.* 2A large crowd kept following him, because they saw the signs that he was doing for the sick. 3Jesus went up the mountain and sat down there with his disciples. 4Now the … [Read more…]

Devotion 1-24-14, John 5

Good Morning! This is another picture of the ruins of the pools at Bethsaida in Jerusalem. John 5:19-29 19 Jesus said to them, ‘Very truly, I tell you, the Son can do nothing on his own, but only what he sees the Father doing; for whatever the Father* does, the Son does likewise. 20The Father … [Read more…]

Devotion – 1-23-14, Gospel of John

Good Morning! John 5:10 – 18 10So the Jews said to the man who had been cured, “It is the sabbath; it is not lawful for you to carry your mat.” 11But he answered them, “The man who made me well said to me, ‘Take up your mat and walk.’” 12They asked him, “Who is … [Read more…]

Devotion 1-22-14

Good Morning!You can now also find these posts on FaceBook – welcome if you are reading there and are new to our little daily study group! John 5.1-9 (NRSV) After this there was a festival of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. Now in Jerusalem by the Sheep Gate there is a pool, … [Read more…]