Category Archives: atonement

why water and blood?

John 19:31-34 John 19:31 Since it was the preparation day, the Jews did not want the bodies to stay on the cross on the Sabbath (because that Sabbath was a great day). They requested that Pilate have the men’s legs … Continue reading

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Set apart for sacrifice

John 11:54-57 Joh 11:54 That was why Jesus no longer walked publicly among the Jews but went away from there to the less populated area near the desert, to a town called Ephraim, and he stayed there with the disciples. … Continue reading

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cryptic Christ

cryptic Christ Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2414 John 7:2-10 Joh 7:2 The Jewish Festival of Shacks was near. Joh 7:3 So his brothers said to him, “Leave from here and go to Judea so your disciples can see your … Continue reading

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he avoided the temptation of power

he avoided the temptation of power Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2403 John 6:10-15 Joh 6:10 Jesus said, “Make the men recline.” There was plenty of grass in that place; so they reclined. The men numbered about five thousand. Joh … Continue reading

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Worldly things and supernatural things

Worldly things and supernatural things Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2382 John 3:9-15 Joh 3:9 “How can these things be?” answered Nicodemus. Joh 3:10 “Are you a teacher of Israel and you don’t know these things?” Jesus replied. Joh 3:11 … Continue reading

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72 lambs

devotional post # 2287 Numbers 7:72-83 Num 7:72 On the eleventh day Pagiel the son of Ochran, the leader of the people of Asher: Num 7:73 his offering was one silver plate whose weight was 130 shekels, one silver basin … Continue reading

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lasting shine

devotional post # 2160 2 Corinthians 3:9-11 2 Cor 3:9 Because since the service that brought condemnation had a brightness to it, the service that produces a right standing with God overflows with brightness. 2 Cor 3:10. Since the former … Continue reading

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broken and poured out

devotional post # 2063 Luke 22:19-20 Luk 22:19 And he took bread, and after he had given thanks, he broke it and gave it to them, and this is what he said, “This is my body, given for you. Do … Continue reading

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show, but don’t tell

HE WAS THINKING OF US Luke 5:12-16 Luk 5:12 While Jesus was in one of the towns, a man came to him who was covered with leprosy. When he saw Jesus, he bowed down with his face to the ground … Continue reading

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for the people of Israel

THE PURPOSE BEHIND THE RULES Leviticus 27:30-34 Lev 27:30 “Every tithe of the land, whether of the seed of the land or of the fruit of the trees, is Yahveh’s; it is holy to Yahveh. Lev 27:31 If a man … Continue reading

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