Devotional

Laboring for Food that Lasts

March 18, 2019

“Jesus answered them and said, ‘Most assuredly, I say to you, you seek Me, not because you saw the signs, but because you ate of the loaves and were filled. Do not labor for the food which perishes, but for the food which endures to everlasting life, which the Son of Man will give you, […]

Knowing Jesus

March 11, 2019

“You search the Scriptures, for in them you think you have eternal life; and these are they which testify of Me. But you are not willing to come to Me that you may have life.” John 5:39-40 It’s possible for us to think that we know God when we really don’t. Many of the Jewish […]

The Plight of Man and the Power of God

March 4, 2019

“Jesus said to him, ‘Rise, take up your bed and walk.’ And immediately the man was made well, took up his bed, and walked.” John 5:8-9 Many of us were taught right from wrong at an early age. And we generally believed what we heard. But sometimes we look at the world and think, That […]

Hearing and Believing

February 25, 2019

“So the father knew that it was at the same hour in which Jesus said to him, ‘Your son lives.’ And he himself believed, and his whole household.” John 4:53 Sometimes we receive a promise from God—something He has impressed on our hearts that He will do for us and in us and through us. […]

The Fields Are White for Harvest

February 18, 2019

“Behold, I say to you, lift up your eyes and look at the fields, for they are already white for harvest!” John 4:35 God wants us to share His love and truth with others, but sometimes we get hung up. What do I say? Where do I begin? Jesus had been speaking to a sinful, […]

Living Water

February 11, 2019

Jesus answered and said to her, “If you knew the gift of God, and who it is who says to you, ‘Give Me a drink,’ you would have asked Him, and He would have given you living water.” John 4:10 So many people today are weary and miserable. If they only knew the gift that […]

He Must Increase

February 4, 2019

“He must increase, but I must decrease.” John 3:30 Many Christians today are so indoctrinated by the philosophy of the world that we tend to forget what discipleship is all about. We start thinking that things are all about us, and we find it quite strange that the Lord would require any sort of sacrifice […]

Why Men Go to Hell

January 28, 2019

“He who believes in Him is not condemned; but he who does not believe is condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.” John 3:18 God doesn’t look at sinners the way we sometimes do: How disgusting! What a sinner! They ought to put that guy […]

God So Loved the World

January 21, 2019

John 3:9-17 Do you ever feel as if God couldn’t possibly love you? Maybe you think you’re too messed up, that you could never get into the Lord’s good graces. But “God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life” […]

You Must Be Born Again

January 14, 2019

John 2:23 – 3:8 People can be religious and not be born again. They can go to church and do the things that people expect Christians to do. What does it mean to be born again? Jesus, now in Jerusalem, did many more signs, and people believed in Him. But the literal translation of John […]