Spiritual Versus Physical

SPIRITUAL VERSUS PHYSICAL They answered him, "Abraham is our father."  Jesus said to them, "If you were Abraham's children, you would be doing the works Abraham did, but now you seek to kill me, a man who has told you the truth that I heard … Continue reading Spiritual Versus Physical

Your Spiritual Womb

WHAT IS AT STAKE On the last day of the festival, the great day, while Jesus was standing there, he cried out, “Let anyone who is thirsty come to me, and let the one who believes in me drink.”  John 7:37-38 Part of the ceremony … Continue reading Your Spiritual Womb

What Is At Stake

WHAT IS AT STAKE On the last day of the festival, the great day, while Jesus was standing there, he cried out, “Let anyone who is thirsty come to me, and let the one who believes in me drink.”  John 7:37-38 Part of the ceremony … Continue reading What Is At Stake

A Litmus Test For Truth

A LITMUS TEST FOR TRUTH "If anyone's will is to do God's will, he will know whether the teaching is from God or whether I am speaking on my own authority."  John 7:17 Jesus' words grated against the Pharisees for many reasons.  One was their unwillingness … Continue reading A Litmus Test For Truth

A Walking Contradiction

A WALKING CONTRADICTION Did not Moses give you the law?  Yet none of you keeps the law.  Why are you looking for an opportunity to kill me?  John 7:19 The Pharisees had been criticizing Jesus for healing on the Sabbath and other issues as well.  … Continue reading A Walking Contradiction

The Delivery Man

THE DELIVERY MAN "My teaching is not mine but His who sent Me.  The one who speaks on his own authority seeks his own glory but the one who seeks the glory of the one who sent him is true.  In him there is no … Continue reading The Delivery Man

Jesus Feels Rejection

JESUS FEELS REJECTION So Jesus said to the twelve, "Do you want to go away as well?"  Simon Peter answered him, "To whom shall we go?  You have the words of eternal life."  John 6:67-68 This passage highlights Peter's amazing confession of faith in the midst … Continue reading Jesus Feels Rejection