Monthly Archives: November 2016

Truth

Re:Verse reading–Mark 1:21-39 (day three) “He would not let the demons speak because they knew who he was.”  The only proper context for truth is love.  Truth in the hands of anyone who does not love becomes a weapon.  Is Jesus … Continue reading

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Pray First

Re:Verse reading–Mark 1:21-39 (day two) Very early in the morning, while it was still dark, Jesus got up, left the house and went off to a solitary place, where he prayed. 1:35 The day before was filled with healing, and that day was … Continue reading

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With authority

Re:Verse reading–Mark 1:21-39 (day one) “The people were amazed at his teaching, because He taught them as one who had AUTHORITY, not as the teachers of the Law.”–v 22. People noticed it.  So did demons.  Jesus was different.  Not like … Continue reading

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What will I carry away?

Re:Verse reading–Revelation 21:1-8; 22:1-7,16-17 (day seven) Important question.  What will I carry away from the study of Revelation?  We have spent 13 weeks, what will I remember next week, a few months from now?  What truth will change me? I … Continue reading

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New

Re:Verse reading–Revelation 21:1-8; 22:1-7,16-17 (day six)  “Behold, I am making all things new.”-God Maybe that was his plan the whole time. Perhaps, that is the very essence of the Gospel-making things new. We often only think of salvation in terms … Continue reading

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Christian Love

Re:Verse reading–Revelation 21:1-8; 22:1-7,16-17 (day five) “He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning nor crying nor pain any more, for the former things have passed away.” One … Continue reading

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Grateful Thanksgiving

Re: Verse reading–Revelation 21:1-8; 22:1-7, 16-17 (day four) Revelation has given us a glimpse of the future.  For the unbeliever, it is a grim and foreboding future…justice will be swift and complete.  For the believer, it is a future of … Continue reading

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Toward

Re: Verse reading–Revelation 21:1-8; 22:1-7, 16-17 (day three) “Behold, the dwelling of God is with men.”  Many languages of men have aimed to describe the greatness of God.  The words go only so far, and then they finally fail to … Continue reading

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No More Night

Re:Verse reading–Revelation 21:1-8; 22:1-7,16-17 (day two)  And there will no longer be any night; and they will not have need of the light of a lamp nor the light of the sun, because the Lord God will illumine them; and … Continue reading

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Enduring to the end

Re:Verse reading–Revelation 21:1-8; 22:1-7,16-17 (day one)  “It is done.  I am the Alpha and the Omega. . .HE WHO OVERCOMES will inherit these things.”–21:6 “But the one who endures to the end will be saved.”–Jesus (Matthew 24:13) In the end, … Continue reading

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