“Isaiah Said These Things” (John 12:41)

“This is why they were unable to believe, because Isaiah also said: ‘He has blinded their eyes and hardened their hearts, so that they would not see with their eyes or understand with their hearts, and be converted, and I would heal them.’ Isaiah said these things when he saw His glory and spoke about … Continue reading “Isaiah Said These Things” (John 12:41)

“You Always Hear Me” (John 11:42)

“So they removed the stone. Then Jesus raised His eyes and said, ‘Father, I thank You that You heard Me. I know that You always hear Me, but because of the crowd standing here I said this, so they may believe You sent Me.” vs41-42 Jesus Christ was always praying and communing with the Father. … Continue reading “You Always Hear Me” (John 11:42)

“Die With Him” (John 11:16)

“Then Thomas (called “Twin”) said to his fellow disciples, ‘Let’s go so that we may die with Him.’” vs16 This is courage, and we must have it: “Let’s go die with Him.” It’s imperative that we lay down our life with Jesus Christ. He died for us, and we were crucified with Him by baptism … Continue reading “Die With Him” (John 11:16)

“That the Son of God May Be Glorified” (John 11:4)

Sometimes, we have to go through the ringer. It will not be all sweets on earth, and we HAVE TO suffer for God's glory. His Son did - willingly and obediently on the cross - because He knew the Father's worthiness and the greatness of His purpose, which is to glorify His Father in saving … Continue reading “That the Son of God May Be Glorified” (John 11:4)