“You Have Overcome” (1 John 2:13)

    “I write to you, fathers, because you have known Him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you have overcome the wicked one. I write to you, little children, because you have known the Father.”   Young men know that we’ve overcome the evil one. We have spiritually … Continue reading “You Have Overcome” (1 John 2:13)

“Don’t Make Us Cross the Jordan” (Num 32:1-32)

“They said, ‘If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants as a possession. Don’t make us cross the Jordan (vs5).’” Human reasoning always makes us come up short! It makes us miss the blessing and the fulness that the Lord has promised. We read, “The Reubenites and … Continue reading “Don’t Make Us Cross the Jordan” (Num 32:1-32)

“You Know That I Love You” (John 21:17)

“He asked him the third time, ‘Simon, son of John, do you love Me? He said, ‘Lord, You know everything! You know that I love You.’ Feed, My sheep,’ Jesus said.” Jesus Christ knows that we love Him. We are unworthy sinners, but He has loved us and made it so: He’s given us every … Continue reading “You Know That I Love You” (John 21:17)

“My Lord and my God!’” (John 20:28)

We will worship Him, when we have found Him. “Thomas responded to Him, ‘My Lord and my God (vs28).” This is the evidence we know Jesus Christ the Son. We worship Him, bowing in adoration. We love Him because He loved us and bears so patient. If Christ had come back angry and banished Thomas, … Continue reading “My Lord and my God!’” (John 20:28)

“Why Are You Crying?” (John 20:13)

“But Mary stood outside facing the tomb, crying. As she was crying, she stooped to look into the tomb. She saw two angels in white sitting there, one at the head and one at the feet, where Jesus’ body had been lying. They said to her, ‘Woman, why are you crying?’ ‘Because they’ve taken away … Continue reading “Why Are You Crying?” (John 20:13)