Archive for May, 2014

Follow Paul’s example

May 24th, 2014

I was reading through Philippians 4 yesterday and verse 9 jumped out at me. It says… “Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me – put it into practice. And the God of peace will be with you.” This is Paul speaking to the people at Philippi and asking […]

Nicodemus’ journey in Christ

May 18th, 2014

At church today one of our congregation shared about Nicodemus and how we see his journey as he progressed through the gospel of John. Nicodemus is mentioned only in the Fourth Gospel – John. He is described as a Pharisee and ruler of the Jews (i.e. a member of the Sanhedrin) who visited Jesus by […]

Don’t forget the Holy Spirt

May 14th, 2014

In our Bible reading plan we are reading through Acts 2-6 this week. As I have been reading one thing has really jumped out at me. How things changed after the Holy Spirit came at Pentecost. Today I thought I would share some of the things about the difference the Holy Spirit made and how […]

We are loved

May 12th, 2014

One thing I really struggled with as a new believer is that God could really love me. It took me a few years of reading the Bible to really grasp it. One verse that really impacted me was spoken by Jesus in His prayer in John 17. I am in them and you are in […]

Jesus’ power at His arrest

May 6th, 2014

In our Bible reading plan we read John 18 yesterday. As I read this passage (and the parallel passage from Luke 22) I saw some examples of Jesus’ power when He was arrested. 1. As He declared When they came to arrest Jesus they asked which one Jesus was. Jesus said, “I am He” (John […]