Devotion 4-25-14

Good Morning! John 20:30-31 30Now Jesus did many other signs in the presence of his disciples, which are not written in this book. 31But these are written so that you may come to believe that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God, and that through believing you may have life in his name. The … [Read more…]

devotion 4-23-14

Good Morning! John 20:19-23 19 When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, ‘Peace be with you.’ 20After he said this, he showed them … [Read more…]

devotion 4-22-14

Good Morning! John 20:11-18 11But Mary stood weeping outside the tomb. As she wept, she bent over to look into the tomb; 12and she saw two angels in white, sitting where the body of Jesus had been lying, one at the head and the other at the feet. 13They said to her, “Woman, why are … [Read more…]

devotion 4-21-14, John 20

Praise HIM on this Easter Monday!we are resuming our study of John, with the resurrection: John 20:1-9 Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb. 2So she ran and went to Simon Peter … [Read more…]

Devotion, 4-19-14, Holy Saturday

Luke 23:50-56 50 Now there was a good and righteous man named Joseph, who, though a member of the council, 51had not agreed to their plan and action. He came from the Jewish town of Arimathea, and he was waiting expectantly for the kingdom of God. 52This man went to Pilate and asked for the … [Read more…]

devotion, Good Friday

Good Friday!Why do we call this day Good? When it is a day in which we commemorate the crucifixion of the Lord? Because, ultimately, the crucifixion was good – through it God redeemed all of us! In the end he took the worst that human beings could do, and turned it into the redemption of … [Read more…]

devotion 4-17-14, Maundy Thursday

Good Morning! Mark 14:32-42 They went to a place called Gethsemane (photo attached); and he said to his disciples, “Sit here while I pray.” He took with him Peter and James and John, and began to be distressed and agitated. And he said to them, “I am deeply grieved, even to death; remain here, and … [Read more…]

devotion 4 – 16 – 14

Good Morning! Mark 14:12-25 12On the first day of Unleavened Bread, when the Passover lamb is sacrificed, his disciples said to him, “Where do you want us to go and make the preparations for you to eat the Passover?” 13So he sent two of his disciples, saying to them, “Go into the city, and a … [Read more…]

devotion 4 -15- 14

Good Morning! And Happy April 15th! Mark 14:3-9 The Anointing at Bethany While he was at Bethany in the house of Simon the leper, as he sat at the table, a woman came with an alabaster jar of very costly ointment of nard, and she broke open the jar and poured the ointment on his … [Read more…]

devotion 4-14-14

Good Morning! Mark 11:12-25 12On the following day, when they came from Bethany, he was hungry. 13Seeing in the distance a fig tree in leaf, he went to see whether perhaps he would find anything on it. When he came to it, he found nothing but leaves, for it was not the season for figs. … [Read more…]