Monthly Archives: January 2019

Incongruous love

John 15:19-21 Joh 15:19 If you were of the world, the world would care about you as its own. However, because you are not of the world, but I have selected you out of it, the world hates you. Joh … Continue reading

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Our two destinies

John 15:16-18 Joh 15:16 You did not select me, but I selected you. I destined you to leave and produce fruit and that your fruit should stay, so that whatever you ask the Father in my name, he will give … Continue reading

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What the gospel mission entails

John 15:11-15 Joh 15:11 I have spoken these things to you so that my joy may be in you and your joy may reach its peak. Joh 15:12 This is my command: Love one another just like I have loved … Continue reading

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Lettering in the red letters

John 15:7-10 Joh 15:7 If you stay on me and my sayings stay in you, ask whatever you want and it will happen for you. Joh 15:8 My Father is glorified by this: that you produce much fruit and show … Continue reading

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The consequences of separation

John 15:4-6 Joh 15:4 Stay on me, and I in you. Just as a shoot is unable to produce fruit by itself unless it remains on the vine, neither can you unless you stay on me. Joh 15:5 I am … Continue reading

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his pruning method

his pruning method Joh 15:1 “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vineyard keeper. Joh 15:2 He removes every shoot on me that does not produce fruit, and he prunes each that produces fruit so that it … Continue reading

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High noon

John 14:28-31 Joh 14:28 You have heard me saying to you, ‘I am going away and I am coming to you.’ If you loved me, you would celebrate the fact that I am going to the Father, because the Father … Continue reading

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Peace gift

John 14:25-27 Joh 14:25 “I have spoken these things to you while I am staying with you. Joh 14:26 But the Discipler, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and remind … Continue reading

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About those mansions

John 14:22-24 Joh 14:22 Judas (not Iscariot) says to him, “Lord, what also has happened that you’re going to reveal yourself to us and not to the world? ” Joh 14:23 Jesus answered, and said to him “If someone loves … Continue reading

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a second promise

John 14:18-21 Joh 14:18 “I will not abandon you as orphans; I am coming to you. Joh 14:19 Still, in a little while also, the world will no longer experience me, but you will experience me. Because I am living, … Continue reading

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