Monthly Archives: November 2018

Crucial Question

Re:Verse reading–John 1:1-18 (day five)  “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” “And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory,” John‬ ‭1:14‬ ‭ When you study … Continue reading

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Grace and Truth

Re:Verse reading–John 1:1-18 (day four) Our new study of the book of John is called “Grace and Truth”.  Verses 14 and 17 tell us that Jesus was full of grace and truth and that they were realized in Him.  John … Continue reading

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See

Re:Verse reading–John 1:1-18 (day three) “No one has ever seen God.” On the one hand, we feel the necessity to author our own version of the Almighty, because, hey, who really knows?  On the other hand, we feel scared to … Continue reading

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Immensity in Thy Dear Womb

Re:Verse reading–John 1:1-18 (day two) He was in the world, and the world was made through Him, and the world did not know Him. vs. 10 I marvel at the complexity of this verse. John almost poetically captures that seeming paradox of … Continue reading

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Explanation

Re:Verse reading–John 1:1-18 (day one) “No one has seen God at any time; the only begotten God who is in the bosom of the Father, He has explained Him.”–v 18 “God, after He spoke long ago to the fathers in the … Continue reading

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No

Re:Verse reading 2 Corinthian 12:1-10 (day seven) Paul asking for relief in 2 Corinthians 12:8, “Concerning this (thorn) I implored the Lord three times that it might leave me.” which sounds an awful lot like Jesus in the Garden of … Continue reading

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For Christ’s Sake

Re:Verse reading–2 Corinthians 12:1-10 (Day six) For the sake of Christ, then, I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities. For when I am weak, then I am strong. 2 Corinthians 12:10 Christ’s power turns the world on its … Continue reading

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Thankful for God’s Love

Re:Verse reading–2 Corinthians 12:1-10 (Day Five)    Most gladly, therefore, I will rather boast about my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may dwell in me. Why was Paul thankful (glad) for the love of God? Because God’s love does … Continue reading

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Give Thanks

Re:Verse reading–2 Corinthians 12:1-10 (day four, Thanksgiving Day) Sing to the Lord a new song; Sing to the Lord, all the earth.  Sing to the Lord, bless His name; proclaim good tidings of His salvation from day to day.  Tell … Continue reading

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Hubris

Re:Verse reading 2 Corinthian 12:1-10 (day three) To keep me from becoming conceited… Can you be trusted with power?  Whether it’s a car engine or a piece of exclusive news, the opportunities to exercise power over others exert a strong … Continue reading

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