Monthly Archives: January 2012

Understanding What Jesus Said, John 5:24 -30

Dear Friends and Family, Prior to understanding and believing in Jesus, I, like so many, did not really understand what Jesus truly taught about the critical issues of life and death and judgment. I was raised by a godly Christian mother and a non-believing father. For much of my early years I even thought I was a Christian because I… (more…)

Jesus said: John 5:16 – 23

After Jesus heals the crippled man at the pool of Bethesda on a Sabbath day, the Jewish leaders hear of it and are angry with Him for “working” on the Sabbath.  The apostle John records their response and what Jesus said to them: John 5: 16 – 23 For this reason the Jews persecuted Jesus, and sought to kill Him,… (more…)

Jesus Said; John 4: 31 – 38

What Jesus said, can make a difference in the focus and purpose of our lives for 2012. When we read the interaction of words between Jesus and His disciples, we have clear insights to the contrast between the focus of their minds, and the focus of our Lord’s heart and mind.  As they approach Jesus while He is talking to… (more…)

Jesus said; “I who speak to you am He.”

In the Apostle John’s documenting of Jesus’ conversation with the Samaritan woman, Jesus demonstrates His spiritual word of knowledge about her marital history. Further He confirms to her that He, in fact, is the Messiah, the Christ, whom God, through the Old Testament prophets, said would come. John 4:16 – 26  Jesus said to her, “Go, call your husband, and come here,”  The… (more…)