Monthly Archives: March 2016

March 21, 2016: Day 78 – John 10

A lot can be said about just the first six verses.  The imagery of the shepherd is one that we heard on Sunday.  We were told on Sunday in Revelation 7 that the Lamb, the one who was sacrificed on … Continue reading

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March 20, 2016: Day 77 – John 9

An entire chapter dedicated to the repercussions when Jesus heals a man born blind.  This man and his healing will resonate later in this Gospel as many began believing in Jesus  because of this one act.  There is one verse … Continue reading

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March 19, 2016: Day 76 – John 8

When I was in high school I was aggressively opposed to any faith in Jesus.  Even though my parents were missionaries, we went to church each Sunday, we read Scripture before meals, I was strongly opposed to any type of … Continue reading

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March 18, 2016: Day 75 – John 7

A lot of conflict in these verses.  You have family conflict with Jesus and his brothers with the brothers not believing Jesus and putting him to the test (vs.3ff).  You have conflict with the crowd who was involved in considerable … Continue reading

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March 17, 2016: Day 74 – John 6

John 6 contains the Lord’s Supper.  You may not have picked up on it.  You will notice that at the Last Supper in John, and we aren’t even close to that yet, that Jesus does not distribute the bread and … Continue reading

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March 16, 2016: Day 73 – John 5

This is the most comprehensive chapter on Jesus proclaiming to the world who he truly is.  You will find no other Scripture that highlights the person of Jesus, from the mouth of Jesus, than this one.  The chapter begins with … Continue reading

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March 15, 2016: Day 72 – John 4

The Samaritan woman at the well gives us so many insights into who Jesus is.  We hear that Jesus’ popularity is taking hold and so he is forced to leave Judea, and travel north to Galilee.  Look at the map … Continue reading

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March 14, 2016: Day 71 – John 3

Has anyone heard of John 3:16 before?  It is a memory verse that I am sure most of the Western world has seen or heard at least one time.  But what is not often matched with John 3:16 is the … Continue reading

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March 13, 2016: Day 70 – John 2

I use Jesus’ first miracle every single time that I do premarital counseling.  Turning water to wine at a wedding is a wonderful symbol of Jesus wanting the celebration of a marriage to continue and not allow it to stop. … Continue reading

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March 12, 2016: Day 69 – John 1

I’m lying prostrate on the couch.  I just finished running a marathon and every single muscle, joint, toe, and a plethora of other body parts simply hurt.  I’ve been training for 5 months, and what I can’t get out of … Continue reading

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