Posts Tagged ‘christ’
Living this kind of life taught by Jesus Christ in the Sermon on the Mount, in Matthew Chapter 5, affects not only the disciple, but also affects and influences those around us. These are well known biblical phrases, in verses ...
In the Sermon on the Mount, there is what might be called “The Secret of Holiness.” This is the secret of being different, and the practical implications are profound and immense, spiritually and physically and even materially....
Everyone has sinned, and one of the results of sin is guilt. We can be thankful for guilty feelings because they drive us to seek forgiveness. The moment a person turns from sin to Jesus Christ in faith, his sin is forgiven. Re...
If we don’t change, we repeat the past again. This is a theme we should understand in our lives. We can't keep doing the same thing and expect different results--that's the definition insanity. What we can do, is make adjustmen...
We come to our final passage in John’s Gospel. We are in John Chapter 21 at verse 15 and we have spent well over two years in this profoundly revealing book.
“You are what you do, what you say, what you feel, and what you believe.” The above quote is written on a long, narrow poster above a white board in a study room of the Newton Prison Release Center in Iowa.
We are in John Chapter 21, where Peter and six others return north to the Galilee and go out fishing. Leaders lead positively or negatively. We sometimes do not recognize this fact.
We move into John Chapter 21. You cannot turn the clock back, but sometimes disciples of Jesus Christ want to turn the clock back. It is as if these disciples of Jesus wanted to turn the clock back some three years, but it was ...
We are in John Chapter 20 and we have been reading of the risen and living Jesus meeting with His disciples in the Upper Room on Resurrection Evening.
In John Chapter John 20 and at verse 19 we see the disciples of Jesus Christ in a room – the Upper Room – and the doors are locked because these men are afraid. Jesus, their Lord and Master, had been betrayed by a friend, arres...