Author Archives: Chris Johnson

About Chris Johnson

Chris Johnson is a Co-Pastor at FBCSA.

Repent

Re:Verse passage – 2 Samuel 7 (day seven) We have two different admonitions in this text from Nathan, David’s trusted prophet.  First, Nathan tells David, “Go, do all that is in your mind, for the Lord is with you.” (2 … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Samuel | 1 Comment

Leap and Whirl

Re:Verse passage – 2 Samuel 6 (day seven) There is an appointed time for everything. And there is a time for every event under heaven… A time to weep and a time to laugh; A time to mourn and a time to dance. (Ecclesiastes 3:1, … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Samuel | Leave a comment

Clarity

Re:Verse passage – 2 Samuel 5 (day seven) David seems to hear God’s voice clearer and quicker than we do.   And the Lord said to David, “Go up, for I will certainly give the Philistines into your hand.” (v.19) When David … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Samuel | Leave a comment

The LORD Knew Better

Re:Verse passage – 2 Samuel 1; 2:1-7 (day seven) The men of David said to him, “Behold, this is the day of which the Lord said to you, ‘Behold; I am about to give your enemy into your hand, and … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Samuel | 1 Comment

Fishers of Men

Re:Verse passage – John 21 (day seven) Simon Peter went up and drew the net to land, full of large fish, a hundred and fifty-three; and although there were so many, the net was not torn. (John 21:11) 153 was … Continue reading

Posted in JOHN | Leave a comment

Peace

Re:Verse passage – John 20:1-21 (day seven) Twice in this week’s text Jesus speaks peace over His disciples (v.19, 21).  Peace was, and still is a personal greeting in the Middle East, but this was far more than a “hello”.  … Continue reading

Posted in JOHN | 1 Comment

The Scriptures

Re:Verse passage – John 19:1-30 (day seven) In the weakness of the crucifixion we hear Jesus living out Scripture perfectly. In Matthew 27:46 Jesus quotes the famous line from Psalm 22, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” … Continue reading

Posted in JOHN | Leave a comment

Shalom

Re:Verse passage – John 14: 15-31 (day seven) Peace I leave with you; My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Do not let your heart be troubled, nor let it be … Continue reading

Posted in JOHN | 1 Comment

POTUS

Re:Verse passage – John 13: 1-17 (day seven) Godincidentally, I was listening to Donald Miller’s podcast, Building a Story Brand, this week, and I  stumbled upon an episode from November with Andy Stanley.  It just so happened that they brought up … Continue reading

Posted in JOHN | 1 Comment

Better Plan

Re:Verse passage – John 12:20-37, 42-50 (day seven) Jesus does two extraordinary turnabouts in this text. They seem out of character and unlike the Jesus we often imagine.  For one, Jesus seems to ignore the Greeks who have asked to speak … Continue reading

Posted in JOHN | Leave a comment