“You do not want to leave too, do you?”Jesus asked the Twelve. John 6:67 Following Jesus comes with personal risk. Jesus has many followers at the height of His ministry but with a few statements concerning the personal cost of … Continue reading Risk
“I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me … Continue reading Surrendering
“Don’t you realize that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit, who lives in you and was given to you by God? You do not belong to yourself,“ 1 Corinthians 6:19 What the Lord wants is full obedience … Continue reading God’s Calling
He said to him the third time, “…do you love Me?” JOHN 21:17 Jesus comes to Peter and asks him a third time: Do you love Me? Yes, this is in reference to the three times Peter denied Him. However, Jesus … Continue reading A Third Time?
“He said to him the third time, “Simon, son of John, do you love me?” Peter was grieved because he said to him the third time, “Do you love me?” and he said to him, “Lord, you know everything; you … Continue reading A Soul Question
The woman said to Him, “Sir, You have nothing to draw [water] with, and the well is deep.” John 4:11 When Jesus has the conversation with the woman at the well, she hickory perceives that He has nothing with which … Continue reading No Bucket?