Devotion, 2-26-14

Good Morning! Jesus Weeps John 11:28 – 37 28 When she had said this, she went back and called her sister Mary, and told her privately, ‘The Teacher is here and is calling for you.’ 29And when she heard it, she got up quickly and went to him. 30Now Jesus had not yet come to … [Read more…]

Devotion 2-25-14, John 11:17 – 37

Good Morning! John 11:17-27 Jesus the Resurrection and the Life 17 When Jesus arrived, he found that Lazarus had already been in the tomb for four days. 18Now Bethany was near Jerusalem, some two miles away, 19and many of the Jews had come to Martha and Mary to console them about their brother. 20When Martha … [Read more…]

Devotion 2-24-14, John 11: 1 – 16

Good Morning! John 11:1-16 Now a certain man was ill, Lazarus of Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. 2Mary was the one who anointed the Lord with perfume and wiped his feet with her hair; her brother Lazarus was ill. 3So the sisters sent a message to Jesus, “Lord, he whom you … [Read more…]

Devotion 2-22-14, John 10:31 – 42

Good Morning! John 10:31-42 31 The Jews took up stones again to stone him. 32Jesus replied, ‘I have shown you many good works from the Father. For which of these are you going to stone me?’ 33The Jews answered, ‘It is not for a good work that we are going to stone you, but for … [Read more…]

Devotion 2-21-14, John 10:22 – 30

John 10:22-30 22 At that time the festival of the Dedication took place in Jerusalem. It was winter, 23and Jesus was walking in the temple, in the portico of Solomon. 24So the Jews gathered around him and said to him, ‘How long will you keep us in suspense? If you are the Messiah,* tell us … [Read more…]

Devotion 2-20-14 John 10 (cont)

Good Morning! Four little tiny deer munching on the wild almond leaves that have fallen outside my window – I love watching them! John 10:11-21 11 ‘I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. 12The hired hand, who is not the shepherd and does not own the sheep, … [Read more…]

Devotion 2-19-14, John 10:1 – 10

Good Morning! John 10:1-10 “Very truly, I tell you, anyone who does not enter the sheepfold by the gate but climbs in by another way is a thief and a bandit. 2The one who enters by the gate is the shepherd of the sheep. 3The gatekeeper opens the gate for him, and the sheep hear … [Read more…]

Devotion 2-18-14, John 9:35 – 41

Good Morning! John 9:35-41 35 Jesus heard that they had driven him out, and when he found him, he said, ‘Do you believe in the Son of Man?’ 36He answered, ‘And who is he, sir? Tell me, so that I may believe in him.’ 37Jesus said to him, ‘You have seen him, and the one … [Read more…]

Devotion 2 – 17 – 14, John 9:26 – 34

Good Morning! Happy President’s Day! John 9:25 – 34 25He answered, ‘I do not know whether he is a sinner. One thing I do know, that though I was blind, now I see.’ 26They said to him, ‘What did he do to you? How did he open your eyes?’ 27He answered them, ‘I have told … [Read more…]

Devotion 2-15-14, John 9:13 – 25

Good Morning! John 9:13 – 34 13They brought to the Pharisees the man who had formerly been blind. 14Now it was a sabbath day when Jesus made the mud and opened his eyes. 15Then the Pharisees also began to ask him how he had received his sight. He said to them, “He put mud on … [Read more…]