Week of 11/10/2019
Scripture Reading: Psalms 79-89
Prayer Theme: 1 John 3:1a

“…devote yourself to the public reading of Scripture, to preaching and to teaching…” (1 Tim. 4:13)

Jesus Goes to Church

John 2:12-25 What happens when Jesus shows up at church? In this passage John reports some surprising results when Jesus makes an appearance at the local house of worship.The people ask for proof that He had the authority to upset their service like He did. But Jesus’ reply was misunderstood by all. Why do you…

Jesus Goes to Church

What happens when Jesus shows up at church? In this passage John reports some surprising results when Jesus makes an appearance at the local house of worship.The people ask for proof that He had the authority to upset their service like He did. But Jesus’ reply was misunderstood by all. Why do you come to…

Jesus Revealed Incognito

John 2:1-12 Jesus performs his first “sign” at the wedding celebration of some family friends. The Lord changed water into the best wine but He did it without a lot of fanfare, but it made a huge impact on His disciples. “He thus revealed His glory and His disciples put their faith in Him.” (John…

Looking for Jesus? Come and See!

John 1:35-51  “Come and see.” “Follow Me.” Jesus calls the first of His disciples. We see the Lord interacting with John, Andrew, Simon Peter, Philip and Nathanael in unique and very personal ways. He calls them each individually and they respond to His call. What are some of the places where we can see or…

Jesus, The Lamb of God

John 1:19-34 The Jewish leaders ask John the Baptist directly, “Who are you?” He lets them know exactly who he is not and precisely who he is. “The voice of one crying in the wilderness…” Instead he points to Jesus as “The Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!”

So What’s the Word on Life?

John 1:1-18 John’s Gospel was written after the other Gospel accounts (Matthew, Mark and Luke) had already been in circulation within the early church. John is an older man by this time and his account of the life and words of Jesus takes on a grandfatherly tone filling in parts of the well-known story that…