SINNING INTENTIONALLY

SINNING INTENTIONALLY Jesus said to them, "If you were blind, you would have no guilt; but now that you say, 'We see,' your guilt remains.  John 9:41 It's a humbling thing to look back into your past, see the ways you sinned, but then say..."I … Continue reading SINNING INTENTIONALLY

BELIEVING

BELIEVING “And, who is he, sir, that I may believe in him?”  Jesus said to him, “You have seen him, and it is he who is speaking to you.”  He said, “Lord, I believe.”  And he worshipped him.  John 9:36-38 True believing in Jesus is … Continue reading BELIEVING

WHAT COMES OUT UNDER STRESS

WHAT COMES OUT UNDER STRESS They answered him, “You were born in utter sin, and would you teach us?”  And they cast him out.  John 9:34 Did the Pharisees really know the implications of what they were saying?  I doubt it.  They were simply indignant … Continue reading WHAT COMES OUT UNDER STRESS

WHAT MAKES AN ELOQUENT TESTIMONY

  WHAT MAKES AN ELOQUENT TESTIMONY?   He (the blind man) answered, "One thing I do know, that though I was blind, now I see."  John 9:25       Classes that equip the believer to become an eloquent spokesman for the Gospel are great on the one … Continue reading WHAT MAKES AN ELOQUENT TESTIMONY

OUT FROM UNDER THE RADAR

OUT FROM UNDER THE RADAR  They brought to the Pharisees the man who had formerly been blind.  Now it was a Sabbath day when Jesus made the mud and opened his eyes.  John 9:13-14     Not only was it forbidden to heal on a Sabbath, … Continue reading OUT FROM UNDER THE RADAR

No Time For Coasting

NO TIME FOR COASTING   We must work the works of Him who sent me while it is day; night is coming when no one can work.  John 9:4   I begin every day praying the Lord’s prayer; first in English, then in Hebrew.  I … Continue reading No Time For Coasting

ALL FOR THE GLORY OF GOD

ALL FOR THE GLORY OF GOD Jesus answered, "It was not that this man sinned, nor his parents, but that the works of God might be displayed in him."  John 9:4     I don't know if the blind man heard this conversation or not.  I … Continue reading ALL FOR THE GLORY OF GOD