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Dependence Day

Today in the United States of America we speak of freedom and indepence.  Two hundred thirty seven years ago, our forefathers declared …

Romans: Free in Christ

Romans 8:2 For the law of the Spirit of life has set you free in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and …

Since you asked…

I’ve had a couple of people ask me how much I’ve made so far from sales of Devotions for Disciples: Our Father, …

Support missions

Yesterday in my post about my trip to Haiti (which is where I am now!) I briefly mentioned an upcoming trip to …

The end of all things

Revelation 21:6 And he said to me, “It is done! I am the Alpha and the Omega, the beginning and the end. …

http://bible.us/Heb1.1.ESV Long ago, at many times and in many ways, God spoke to our fathers by the prophets, but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed the heir … → April 27, 2012

The cross

John 19:16-18  16 So he delivered him over to them to be crucified. So they took Jesus,17 and he went out, bearing his own cross, …

The High Priestly Prayer

John 17:1-26   1 When Jesus had spoken these words, he lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, “Father, the hour has come; …

Watch Yourselves

Jesus is Coming Luke 21:34-36  34 “But watch yourselves lest your hearts be weighed down with dissipation and drunkenness and cares of this …

On the "flock"

I recently read a controversial interview with a well known pastor that believes the church should be run as a corporation. The …

Forever and ever, amen

Ephesians 3:20-21  Now to him who is able to do far more abundantly than all that we ask or think, according to …

Solus Christus

I Timothy 2:5  For there is one God, and there is one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus. Many …

Serve others

A disciple Galatians 6:10  So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to everyone, and especially to those who are …

Serve God

A disciple Mark 25:44-45 Then they also will answer, saying, ‘Lord, when did we see you hungry or thirsty or a stranger …

Pray like Jesus

A disciple Matthew 26:39  And going a little farther he fell on his face and prayed, saying, “My Father, if it be possible, let this …

Keep your eyes on Jesus

Hebrews 12:1-2 Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight and …

Jesus following God’s will

God’s will Luke 22:41  And he withdrew from them about a stone’s throw, and knelt down and prayed, saying, “Father, if you are …

Christ’s body

The Church 1 Corinthians 12:12-14 For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the …

Christ’s bride

The Church Ephesians 5:25-27  Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her, that he might sanctify …

Three in One – God revealed

The Trinity Deuteronomy 29:29  The secret things belong to the LORD our God, but the things that are revealed belong to us …

Three in One – Calling

  The Trinity Matthew 3:16-17  And when Jesus was baptized, immediately he went up from the water, and behold, the heavens were …

Three in One – prayer

The Trinity 1 Timothy 2:5  For there is one God, and there is one mediator between God and men, the man Christ …

Afflicted, but victorious

2 Corinthians 4:8-9  We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not driven to despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not …

The light of the gospel

2 Corinthians 4:6  For God, who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” has shone in our hearts to give the light …

Jesus, the life

Who is Jesus?   John 11:25-26  Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he …

Jesus, the truth

Who is Jesus? John 14:6  Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes …

Jesus, the way

Who is Jesus?   John 14:6  Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one …

Jesus, the light of the world

John 8:12  Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will not walk in …

Jesus, the Word of God

Who is Jesus? John 1:1  In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. …

Jesus, the victorious one

Who is Jesus? 1 Corinthians 15:57  But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. No …

Jesus, the Good Shepherd

Who is Jesus? John 10:14-15  I am the good shepherd. I know my own and my own know me, just as the Father …

Jesus, the perfect Jonah

Who is Jesus? Matthew 12:41  The men of Nineveh will rise up at the judgment with this generation and condemn it, for they repented …

Jesus, the perfect Moses

Who is Jesus? John 1:17 For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ. Long ago, God handed …

Jesus, the perfect Adam

Who is Jesus? Romans 5:18  Therefore, as one trespass led to condemnation for all men, so one act of righteousness leads to …

Jesus, the high priest

Who is Jesus? Hebrews 5:5  So also Christ did not exalt himself to be made a high priest, but was appointed by …

Jesus, the friend

Who is Jesus? John 15:15  No longer do I call you servants, for the servant does not know what his master is …

Jesus, the redeemer

Who is Jesus? Colossians 1:13-14 He has delivered us from the domain of darkness and transferred us to the kingdom of his beloved …

Jesus, the mediator

Who is Jesus? 1 Timothy 2:5-6  For there is one God, and there is one mediator between God and men, the man …

Jesus, the heir

Who is Jesus? Hebrews 1:2 but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed the heir of all things, through whom …

Jesus, the teacher

Who is Jesus? John 13:15  For I have given you an example, that you also should do just as I have done …

Jesus, the provider

Who is Jesus? Philippians 4:19  And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ …

Jesus, the healer

Who is Jesus? Acts 3:6  But Peter said, “I have no silver and gold, but what I do have I give to …